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St John’s University-New York – Tuition & Success Analysis

Queens, NY

St John’s University-New York – Snapshot


Four-Year Private University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 11,757

Average annual cost of attendance: $26,531

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $25,500

Campus Setting: Large City

Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic

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St John’s University-New York Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $24,095

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $24,353

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $26,125

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $28,852

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $30,164


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by St John’s University-New York. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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St John’s University-New York Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 58%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 82%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $55,200

(National Median: $33,028. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 70%

St John’s University-New York Admissions

St John’s University-New York Acceptance Rate: 63%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 490 to 600

SAT Critical Reading: 480 to 580

SAT Writing: N/A to N/A

ACT English: N/A to N/A

ACT Math: N/A to N/A

ACT Writing: N/A to N/A

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to St John’s University-New York actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

St John’s University-New York Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 28%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 43%

Typical student debt: $25,500

Typical monthly loan payment: $271

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Majors at St John’s University-New York


These are the most popular areas of study offered at St John’s University-New York:

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences – 7%
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 20%
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs – 11%
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services – 2%
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services – 2%
  • Education – 3%
  • English Language and Literature/Letters – 2%
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics – 1%
  • Health Professions and Related Programs – 13%
  • History – 1%
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services – 9%
  • Legal Professions and Studies – 4%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities – 1%
  • Mathematics and Statistics – 1%
  • Natural Resources and Conservation – 1%
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies – 5%
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies – 1%
  • Physical Sciences – 1%
  • Psychology – 7%
  • Social Sciences – 5%
  • Visual and Performing Arts – 2%

For more information about the various majors at St John’s University-New York, visit their website.

St John’s University-New York Diversity


Overall Composition at St John’s University-New York

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend St John’s University-New York full time:  98%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend St John’s University-New York part time:  2%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at St John’s University-New York:  3%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 0%

Asian: 17%

Black: 17%

Hispanic: 10%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 6%

Two or more races: 5%

Unknown: 8%

White: 37%

St John’s University-New York Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 2.2

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.5 based on data of 3,210 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 2.1

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.0 based on data of 3,337 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 17.0

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 19.3 based on data of 3,210 schools.