Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (2023)

Hunter College announced the appointment of more than 30 new faculty members to start the academic school year, a group marked by remarkable scholarship and expertise, as well as diversity in backgrounds and interests. The appointments mark additions to Hunter in the Schools of Arts & Sciences, Education, Health Professions, Nursing, and Social Work.

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (1)Rhonda Bondie is the director of the Hunter College Learning Lab and the Pesky Associate Professor of Special Education. Beginning her teaching career as an artist-in-residence, Bondie spent more than 20 years in urban public schools as a special and general educator. She has worked with teachers around the world on inclusive teaching strategies, having co-authored a book, “Differentiated Instruction Made Practical,” that has been used in more than 30 countries. Recently she received a three-year Library of Congress grant to develop a primary-sources curriculum on “Teaching Language and Literacy as an Act of Resistance.” Her research examines how educators can use new technologies to practice inclusive teaching and differentiated instruction throughout their careers. Bondie also is developing a “consequence-free” virtual classroom, “Teaching with Grace,” that enables teachers to receive instant visual feedback as they practice listening for student learning differences and using evidence-based teaching strategies.

Bondie comes to Hunter from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, where she developed technology that helps teachers foster early literacy. Her digital and paper-based board game, “Agility,” cultivates the critical thinking and problem-solving skills of co-teachers and teacher teams. Bondie brings these accomplishments to the Hunter College Learning Lab, where she will study the effect of year-long novice teacher tutoring of students with learning disabilities. Bondie has published in journals including Educational Psychologist; Review of Research in Education; and Technology, Mind, and Behavior.

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (2)Alhaji Contehtaught Africana Studies for three years at the University of Connecticut before coming to Hunter College, where he is a doctoral lecturer in the Department of Africana, Puerto Rican, and Latino Studies. Conteh gained his doctorate at Howard University in Washington, D.C., in 2016, with a dissertation titled, “Forging a New Africa: Black Internationalism and the Council on African Affairs, 1937-1955.”

A native of San Jose, Calif., Conteh attended San Diego State University, where he majored in Africana Studies. He also earned a master’s degree in Africology and African American Studies at Temple University.

Patricia Gray has been an adjunct associate professor at the Silberman School of Social Work since 2013. She has more than 30 years of experience in mental health, child welfare, homeless services, supportive housing, addiction services, and academia. Her expertise extends to an array of social work services, including but not limited to clinical service, supervision, training, staff development, and supportive case-management services.

Gray’s passion for social-work education led her to roles as a field advisor, field instructor, and seminar-in-field instructor. Her research paper “Social Work Faculty and Student Perceptions of a One-Year Residency Program: A Phenomenological Perspective ” delved into students’ lived experiences and gauged their readiness to take the licensed master exam upon graduation.

Gray developed the Service Coordination Program Development Institute as part of an academic partnership with the New York City Department of Health Mental Health Bureau of Early Intervention. She is co-chair of the Practice Lab, director of field education for the Bachelor of Social Work Program, and CHKoversees Silberman’s test preparation and continuing education. Gray is also the guest editor of Reflections: Narratives of Professional Helping Journal.

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Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (3)Yayoi Uno Everett joins Hunter College and the CUNY Graduate Center as a professor of Music. A native of Yokohama, Japan, she has taught at University of Illinois at Chicago (2014-2022), Emory University (2000-14), University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana (1999-2000), and University of Colorado at Boulder (1994-98). Her research focuses on postwar art music, film, and opera from the perspectives of semiotics, narratology, multimedia theories, cultural studies, and East Asian aesthetics.

Her publications include “Reconfiguring Myth and Narrative in Contemporary Operas” (Indiana University Press, 2015) and “The Music of Louis Andriessen” (Cambridge University Press, 2006); a co-edited volume, ”Locating East Asia in Western Music,” and peer-reviewed articles on the music of Kaija Saariaho, John Adams, Thomas Adès, Charles Wuorinen, Louis Andriessen, György Ligeti, Elliott Carter, Toru Takemitsu, Toshi Ichiyanagi, Chou-Wen Chung, Lei Liang, Kyong Mee Choi, and Unsuk Chin.

Everett served as a member and chair of American Musicological Society’s Kinkelday Award (2019-2022), associate editor of Music Theory Spectrum (2015-18), president for Music Theory Southeast (2010-12), and as a member or chair for Society of Music Theory’s Executive Board, Publication Subvention, and Diversity committees (1998-2009). She has received many fellowships and awards, including from the Association of Asian Studies, Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry at Emory University, the Japan Foundation, Bogliasco Foundation, Asian Council, and the National Endowment for Humanities.

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (4)Uchenna Itam, an assistant professor in the Department of Art and Art History, specializes in African American art and art of the African Diaspora. She holds a bachelor of arts in the History of Art from the University of Pennsylvania, a master of arts in the Humanities from the University of Chicago, and a doctorate in Art History from The University of Texas at Austin. Her research interests include critical-race art history, feminist theory, sensory studies, exhibition history, contemporary art, and museum theory and practice.

Itam’s current project, “Feeling Visible,” examines how politics of identity and issues of representation are negotiated through multisensorial aesthetics in the installation art practices of Janine Antoni, Félix González-Torres, Nadine Robinson, and Wangechi Mutu. Her research has been supported by grants and fellowships from The University of Texas at Austin, Samuel H. Kress Foundation, CCL/ Mellon Foundation, the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty at the University of Pennsylvania, and the Association of Print Scholars/ Getty Foundation.

Her writing has appeared in publications such as Shift: Graduate Journal of Visual and Material Culture, Modern Drama, and Fictions (The Studio Museum in Harlem, 2017). An established curator, Itam founded the curatorial collective INGZ (2014-2018), which presented exhibitions with TJ Dedeaux-Norris, LaToya Ruby Frazier, and Mimi Cherono Ng’ok, among others. More recently, she acted as curator of the Henry Luce Foundation African American Collecting Initiative at the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution (2020-2021).

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (5)Lori Kent co-founded and directs the Visual Arts Education MA program, Department of Art and Art History, at Hunter College, CUNY. She is a graduate of Columbia University’s Teachers College (Ed.D. 2001), where she worked with Maxine Greene at the Center for Social Imagination. Her MA is in Critical and Creative Thinking (UMass Boston ‘92). Throughout her education, she worked in museum education/research at institutions such as the Cooper Hewitt and the Craft Museum. In Boston: the Institute for Contemporary Art, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum (with Harvard’s Project Zero) and the Children’s Museum. As a visual artist, arts educator, and writer, she focuses on nature-based themes and eco-literacy.

In 2019, she was awarded a Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Creative Learning grant to create community workshops focused on the urban wildlife of Avenue B. She is also a recipient of Pollock-Krasner Foundation awards (2006, 2016), Puffin Foundation awards (2006, 2009) a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship at Stanford University, and artist residencies at The Anderson Center, Maison Gai Saber, Abrons Arts Center, and The Harvey Foundation in Venice, and Kristinestad (Finland) to name a few. In 2009-10 she was awarded a Fulbright Research Fellowship at the Jan Matekjo Academy of Art in Krakow. Her credits and pursuits also include a TEDx talk, corporate consulting, app content development, creative/academic publications, and volunteer work for animal shelters and the Climate Reality Project.

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (6)Seon Mi Kimis an assistant professor at the Silberman School of Social Work. Her primary research revolves around bettering social and economic conditions for low-income minority women and communities through worker cooperatives, social enterprises, and alternative community economic development. Kim’s recent projects have explored how the management strategies of worker cooperatives and labor unions affect home-care workers. Since the Covid 19 pandemic, she launched research on anti-Asian hate crimes in New York City in collaboration with Korean American Civic Empowerment, a local non-profit.

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Kim worked for a decade as policy director of the Korea Women’s Associations United in South Korea, focusing on women’s empowerment and democracy. In that role, she led initiatives promoting gender equality in the workplace, extending maternity and parental leaves, and enhancing equal treatment for non-regular workers. A leading international advocate for women, she represented Korean women’s non-profit organizations at the United Nations. She got her doctorate at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (7)Mayra Lopez-Humphreys is an associate professor at the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College. She comes to Silberman from CUNY’s College of Staten Island, where she served as an associate professor and director of the Bachelor of Science in Social Work program. She has taught undergraduate and graduate courses in social-welfare policy, community practice, and using a liberation ethic to transform economical marginal communities. She has more than 20 years of non-profit leadership experience in asset-based community development and program evaluation.

With local community leaders, she founded the Staten Island Equity and Belonging project, which took a borough-wide public-opinion poll on Staten Islanders’ attitudes, perceptions, and awareness about equity and community. In support of the study, Lopez-Humphreys’ received the 2021-22 Distinguished CUNY Fellow Award.

Lopez-Humphreys also has researched restorative approaches to justice-involved individuals, serving as the principal investigator on a project with Exodus Transitional Community that follows adults recently released from prison and their transition to non-congregate hotel settings. Her work has appeared in Social Work, Journal of Social Service Research, Social Work Education, and Urban Social Work.

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (8)Ingrid K. Lundeen is a doctoral lecturer in the Department of Anthropology. She helps students to become intellectually curious life-long learners, supervising undergraduate research and providing experiential learning opportunities in the classroom, lab, and field. Her research interests include lab-based work on sensory-system anatomy and evolution, combining 3D reconstructions of fossil sensory-system anatomy with modern comparative anatomical work. She also carries out fieldwork on 50-million-year-old fossil deposits in mountain regions of Wyoming in order to understand prehistoric primate biogeography.

Her projects have earned many competitive grants, including from the Evolving Earth Foundation, Geological Society of America, American Museum of Natural History, and Paleontological Society. Lundeen comes to Hunter College from Austin, Tex., where she worked at the University of Texas as a doctoral candidate and later as a postdoctoral researcher.

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (9)Dave McKenzie, a distinguished lecturer in the Department of Art and Art History, is an artist who uses videos, sculptures, performances, and installations in order to explore how public spaces can connect, alienate, or restrict private individuals. His work exposes the complicated social rules and obligations with which we navigate personal relationships.

Born in Kingston, Jamaica, in 1977, McKenzie received a bachelor of fine arts in printmaking from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia and attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. McKenzie has received several awards, including the Rome Prize of the American Academy in Rome, a Guna S. Mundheim Visual Arts Fellowship from the American Academy in Berlin, a USA Rockefeller Fellowship, a Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award, and a William H. Johnson Prize. Residencies include the Studio Museum in Harlem and PS1 National and International Studio Program.

McKenzie has taught at the School of Visual Arts, Northwestern University, and Bard College. He lives and works in Brooklyn.

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Todd Merritt, a nationally board certified and New York State-licensed behavior analyst, is a doctoral lecturer in the programs in Applied Behavior Analysis at Hunter College and the director of behavioral services at The Arc Westchester. Merritt received his bachelor of science in Psychology at Western Michigan University in 2010. He earned a master of arts in Applied Behavioral Science in 2014 and doctorate in Behavioral Psychology in 2017 from the University of Kansas.

He has worked in clinical positions across the United States, providing quality services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and developing and assessing systems to improve staff performance. Merritt has presented at conferences on skill acquisition, organizational behavior management, the use of technology to support clinicians, and verbal behavior. His principal research interests include staff training, performance-management practices, and developing and evaluating programs and services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (10)Alfonso Pérez is a clinical professor in the Hunter College Bilingual Education Program, where he teaches practice-based courses in English and Spanish and supports bilingual-education teacher candidates and their mentor teachers in NYC Department of Education partner schools.

Pérez taught in New York City public schools for 13 years. He then began mentoring and supervising early-career teachers at Teachers College, Columbia University. His areas of interest include teacher mentoring and leadership, translanguaging pedagogy, experiential learning, social-emotional learning, and Latin American literature for children and young adults.

Pérez grew up in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico. He attended Mercy College through the New York City Teaching Fellows Program and graduated in 2006 with a master of science in Elementary Education and a bilingual-education extension in Spanish. He received his doctorate from the University of Florida’s Leadership in Educational Administration program in 2022.

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (11)Michael Sheetz is an assistant professor of Choral and Voice Studies at Hunter College, where he directs the College Choir and Chamber Singers and teaches private voice students. Sheetz is also the music director of The Greenwich Village Chamber Singers and a music associate at the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola and at Musica Sacra where, as assistant music director, he regularly works with New York’s longest continuously performing professional choir. He conducts, prepares, and accompanies performances at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine. During the summer Sheetz teaches voice and conducts concerts at the Classic Lyric Arts festival in Emilia-Romagna, Italy.

Sheetz has worked with composers Meredith Monk, Wang Jie, Jocelyn Hagen, Evan Fein, Frank Ferko, Julius Revie and Gisle Kverndokk and has commissioned and conducted world premieres of choral works by Alyssa Regent, Shahar Regev, and Tamara McLeod.

He has conducted performances of J. S. Bach’sSt. John Passion, Haydn’sLord Nelson Mass, Handel’sMessiah,Vivaldi’sGloria and Magnificat,Mozart’sRequiem, and Orff’sCarmina Buranaand served as associate conductor at The Juilliard School for Stravinsky’sSymphony of Psalms. He also has served as assistant conductor of The Fairfield County Chorale.

Sheetz has recorded for the AMR and MSR Classics labels and has taught at The Juilliard School and Vassar College.

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Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (12)Wendy Vaughon, a doctoral lecturer at the School of Urban Public Health, has more than 20 years of practical, academic, teaching, and research experience. This includes advising a broad range of public and private organizations on research design, qualitative methods, program evaluation, and usability testing.

Her education includes an AB from Brown University in Psychology, a Master of Public Health degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine (now the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai), and a Doctor of Public Health degree from the City University of New York Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy.

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (13)Amy Vogel-Eyny is an assistant professor in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology at Hunter College. As a clinician researcher, she works to develop rehabilitative approaches to treat linguistic and cognitive difficulties in healthy, aging individuals as well as those with brain injury and disease. Her clinical research focuses on lexical retrieval in elderly adults, post-stroke aphasia rehabilitation, and primary progressive aphasia interventions — with the aim of combining evidence-based treatment approaches with transcranial direct current brain stimulation in order to enhance gains and improve quality of life.

She completed her bachelor’s at Hunter College in 2006 and her master’s in 2019, following that with a clinical fellowship at Rusk Rehabilitation. She received her doctorate from the CUNY Graduate Center in 2021. She recently completed her postdoctoral fellowship at the MS Comprehensive Care Center in the Department of Neurology at NYU Langone Health. She was recently awarded a two-year grant to study the effects of social isolation on word naming in elderly adults.

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (14)Sangita Vyas, an assistant professor of Economics, is a development economist and demographer. Her research focuses on population health, the environment, and social inequality in India. Her work has been published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, World Development, and Economics and Human Biology.

Sangita has lived and worked on and off in India since 2009, and is a research fellow at r.i.c.e., a non-profit research organization that aims to inform child-health policy in India. She received her PhD in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin, a master of public administration from Princeton University, and a bachelor of science from the University of Pennsylvania.

Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (15)Lara Wahlberg is a clinical professor of nursing at Hunter College and co-coordinator of the Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program. She returns to Hunter after being a member of the first graduating class of the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program in 2015.

Before her career in nursing, she was an artist at both DreamWorks and Disney Feature Animation Studios. Her first nursing role was in oncology, which sparked her interest in palliative care.

Wahlberg has worked in palliative care at Bellevue Hospital and at NYP-Weill Cornell Medicine as well as in leadership positions in the local Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association. Wahlberg is interested in helping patients, families, and care providers cope with serious illnesses. She has published on provider distress, pain and symptom management, and other palliative-care issues.

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Hunter College Celebrates a Banner Year for Diversity with More than 30 New Faculty Appointments | Hunter College (16)Aaron Welt is a doctoral lecturer in the History Department and Jewish Studies Program at CUNY-Hunter College. Welt earned a doctorate in History from New York University in 2020. His dissertation, “The Jewish Strong Arm Men: Organized Crime and the Jewish Ethnic Economy in New York City, 1909-1932,” analyzed the role of racketeering in the development of American Jewish immigrant capitalism. Using crime reports from philanthropies, Yiddish and English press accounts, court documents, and labor movement sources, “The Jewish Strong Arm Men” demonstrates the fairly strong influence gangsters had on immigrant unions and businesses during the mass migrations of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era.

The dissertation will become a book, tentatively titled “Strong Armed: Racketeering and American Jewish History, 1890-1932.” Welt’s work has appeared in American Jewish History, the Journal of American Ethnic History, the Gotham Center blog, and other outlets. He teaches courses on American Jewish History, modern American History, and modern Jewish History.


What is CUNY Hunter College known for? ›

In addition to offering a multitude of academic programs in its prestigious School of Arts and Sciences, Hunter offers a wide breadth of programs in its preeminent Schools of Education, Nursing, Social Work, Health Professions and Urban Public Health.

Is Hunter CUNY or SUNY? ›

Hunter College is a public university in New York City. It is one of the constituent colleges of the City University of New York and offers studies in more than one hundred undergraduate and postgraduate fields across five schools. It also administers Hunter College High School and Hunter College Elementary School.

Is Hunter a SUNY? ›

SUNY 4-Year Schools — Hunter College.

What type of school is Hunter College? ›

Hunter College

Is Hunter the hardest CUNY to get into? ›

Hunter is one of the harder CUNY schools to get into. Also if you are a NY state student, you should aim to do well on your Regents.

Is Hunter or Baruch harder to get into? ›

If you're looking at acceptance rate alone, then CUNY Bernard M Baruch College is more difficult to get into.

Is Hunter College an elite school? ›

Academics. In light of Hunter's academic excellence, The Wall Street Journal ranked it as the top public school in the United States and noted that it is a feeder to Ivy League and other elite colleges.

Is Baruch better or Hunter? ›

Baruch's No. 3 ranking made it the highest-ranked CUNY college on the best regional public schools list, with Hunter College closely following at No. 5.

How prestigious is Hunter College? ›

CUNY--Hunter College's 2022-2023 Rankings

CUNY--Hunter College is ranked #21 out of 181 Regional Universities North. Schools are ranked according to their performance across a set of widely accepted indicators of excellence. See how this school scored on the key indicators used in the rankings.

What is the average GPA to get into Hunter College? ›

Average GPA: 3.46

With a GPA of 3.46, Hunter College requires you to be around average in your high school class. You'll need a mix of A's and B's, and very few C's. If you have a lower GPA, you can compensate with harder courses like AP or IB classes.

Is D passing in Hunter College? ›

Students are to be graded in courses according to the traditional system of letter grades (A, B, C, D and F) or may opt to take some courses for Pass/No Credit (P/NC).
Retention Standards.
GradeDefinitionQuality Points (GPA Index)
B-80.0 – 82.4%2.7
C+77.5 – 79.9%2.3
C70.0 – 77.4%2.0
D60.0 - 69.9%1.0
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What is the average SAT score for Hunter College? ›

How hard is it to get into Hunter College Elementary? ›

The Hunter School is very competitive because it is unique in that it is a research teaching school. About 3,500 students apply to get into kindergarten. Out of those they accept 25 boys and 25 girls every year. The only opportunities to get your child into Hunter are in kindergarten and 7th grade through high school.

Is it hard to get into Hunter School of Social Work? ›

What are the admissions requirements? The Silberman School of Social Work seeks applicants who have a minimum 3.0 grade point average and volunteer/internship/work history in a social service/helping profession setting.

Which is the most prestigious CUNY school? ›

#1: Baruch College — Kips Bay, Manhattan

Baruch College is ranked within the top 200 national colleges and universities by Forbes and Niche, and has a cumulative A- grade, the highest grade given by students on Niche of any CUNY school. It also has the highest freshman retention rate of any CUNY school at 88%.

Is SUNY better than CUNY? ›

Academic Reputation

You can receive an excellent education at both SUNY and CUNY schools as long as you're ready to put in the work. However, SUNY schools do generally have a stronger academic reputation, particularly the university center schools.

Can I get into Hunter College with a 3.0 GPA? ›

Applicants for admission must have a G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher or a track record which compensates for having a somewhat lower G.P.A., such as excellent scores on the GRE, excellent grades in research and research related course work, practical experience outside the academic setting in research, etc.

Which is Better City College or Baruch? ›

City College was also named sixth best in the U.S. for its environment, a category that includes student diversity and inclusion. Baruch is ranked eighth in the category and Hunter is 13th; Queens is 24th; John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 27th; Brooklyn College, 34th; and Lehman College is 47th.

What grade is passing Hunter College? ›

What is the minimum passing grade? To pass a class, a minimum grade of 'C' is required, (except for the Translation/Interpretation Certificate, in which the minimum passing grade is 'B') and you must have attended 80% of the classes.

Does Hunter College offer full ride scholarships? ›

Hunter College may offer its own additional financial aid and/or scholarships to University Scholars. *Students must meet CUNY NYS residency requirements for in state tuition to receive the full tuition scholarship.

What are the eight elite colleges? ›

How many Ivy League schools are there? There are eight Ivy League schools: Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Harvard University, Princeton University, the University of Pennsylvania, and Yale University.

What are the elite six colleges? ›

In addition to Berkeley, the top six include (in order) Harvard, MIT, Cambridge, Oxford, and Stanford.

What is considered an elite college? ›

The Elite Schools

In our distinctions, "elite" refers to the approximately 75 schools with the most restrictive admissions criteria. These colleges generally accept fewer than 30 percent of all applicants and have a highly selective reputation to match.

Which CUNY is best for biology? ›

Best Biology colleges in New York City for 2022
  • Columbia University in the City of New York. New York, NY. ...
  • New York University. New York, NY. ...
  • CUNY Hunter College. New York, NY. ...
  • Touro College. ...
  • The New School. ...
  • CUNY Bernard M Baruch College. ...
  • CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College. ...
  • CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

What is the most popular major at Baruch? ›

Every year, CUNY Bernard M Baruch College grants around 1006 degrees to students studying Finance, General, the institution's most popular major. Other frequently pursued majors include Accounting, Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General, and Business/Corporate Communications.

Why is Baruch the best CUNY school? ›

Baruch College is respected throughout the U.S. for providing rigorous academic programs affordable for students who have been historically under-served by higher education. Combining excellence and access, Baruch is a recognized leader in advancing the social and economic mobility for students.

How much does a professor make at Hunter College? ›

The estimated total pay for a Professor at Hunter College is $131,988 per year.

What is Dean's List Hunter College? ›

The criteria for inclusion on the Dean's List are: a grade point average of 3.5 or higher with traditional letter grades (A, B or C) in courses other than ESL basic skills courses in reading and writing.

How much does it cost to live in Hunter College? ›

Living at home (2017-18)
Personal Expense$1,788
Room and Board$4,290
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Is a 3.0 a B? ›

High schools often report GPA (grade point average) on a 4.0 scale. The top grade is an A, which equals 4.0.
Search for Colleges Using Your GPA.
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What percentage is a 3.4 GPA? ›

A GPA of 3.4 is an 89%, or a B+ average and indicates that you've likely earned a combination of high B and low A grades in all of your classes.

How hard is it to get housing at Hunter College? ›

Only a limited number of Hunter's 23,000 students have the opportunity to live in our residences. Specified scholar groups are given priority access, and are assigned to a residence to better build community among them. The application process is highly competitive, and housing is not guranteed.

Can you pass college with all D's? ›

At most schools, a D is the lowest passing grade. That means students who earn a D or higher receive credit for the course. However, some schools set special policies around D grades.

Is D7 a pass? ›

Grades D7, E8 and F9 are considered the failing grades. Students taking Mother Tongue Syllabus B may be awarded a Merit, a Pass, or an Ungraded grade.

Is a D in bio passing? ›

Technically, a 'D' is passing, but it's a sort of a we-don't-really-mean-it pass. A grudging pass, or perhaps a mercy pass.

What is a good SAT score for CUNY? ›

SAT I Verbal score of 480 or higher or SAT Critical Reading score of 480 or higher or SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing (EBRW) section score of 480 or higher. ACT English score of 20 or higher. NY State English Regents score of 75 or higher.

Is there a pool at Hunter College? ›

The Hunter North Pool is located on the C level of Hunter's North Building which is located on Park Avenue between 68th and 69th Streets.

How many questions are on the Hunter entrance exam? ›

Q35: What Is On The Hunter Qualifying Exam? It is a combination of Reading and Math, both at a sixth grade level. The test consists of multiple choice questions, with no essay. There are roughly 60 English questions, and 30 Math questions.

How long is the Hunter entrance exam? ›

About the Exam. The HCHS Entrance Exam consists of two multiple-choice sections covering Reading Comprehension and Math as well as a writing assignment. Students have three hours to complete the Exam.

How much do Hunter graduates make? ›

Does F grade affect GPA Hunter College? ›

If you earn a failing grade (F or FIN) in a course and then retake the course in a subsequent semester, earning a grade of A, B, C, D, or P, both grades will remain on the transcript. However, the failing grade will no longer be calculated in your Hunter GPA.

How much does it cost to go to Hunter College for 4 years? ›

Undergraduate Tuition
Type of StudentNew York State Residents1Out-of-State Residents
Degree-seeking Full-time$6,930 per year$18,600 per year2 $620 per credit
Degree-seeking Part-time$305 per credit$620 per credit
Non-Degree Seeking$445 per credit$915 per credit

What is the number one private school in New York? ›

According to Niche, an education research platform, Trinity School, located in Manhattan, ranks as the best private high school in New York. Trinity School enrolls a total of 1,001 students, and its student-teacher ratio is 6:1. The school's annual tuition is $47,965.

What is the most prestigious public high school in NYC? ›

  • Townsend Harris High School. ...
  • Middlesex County Academy for Science, Mathematics and Engineering Technologies. ...
  • Queens High School for the Sciences at York College. ...
  • Stuyvesant High School. ...
  • High School Math Science and Engineering at CCNY. ...
  • Bronx High School of Science. ...
  • Brooklyn Technical High School.

What is the #1 middle school in America? ›

1. Community Day Charter School. Community Day Charter was founded in 1995 and was one of the first charter schools in Massachusetts. It began with grades K--3 and added a grade every year thereafter until it had all grades K--8.

What does Hunter College specialize in? ›

Hunter College's academic programs cover more than 100 fields including adolescence education, anthropology, nursing, urban affairs, women's studies, and Arabic.

What GPA do you need to get into Hunter? ›

With a GPA of 3.46, Hunter College requires you to be around average in your high school class. You'll need a mix of A's and B's, and very few C's. If you have a lower GPA, you can compensate with harder courses like AP or IB classes. This will help boost your weighted GPA and show your ability to take college classes.

Is Hunter an Ivy League school? ›

The New York Times called Hunter "the prestigious Upper East Side school known for its Ivy League-bound students" and "the fast track to law, medicine and academia." Publicly available data indicate that Hunter has both the highest average SAT score and the highest average ACT score of any school in the United States, ...

Why is Hunter a good college? ›

Hunter College is an above-average public college located in Manhattan, New York in the New York City Area. It is a big institution with an enrollment of 13,753 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the Hunter College acceptance rate is 40%. Popular majors include Psychology, Biology, and English.

Is Hunter a prestigious College? ›

CUNY--Hunter College's 2022-2023 Rankings

CUNY--Hunter College is ranked #21 out of 181 Regional Universities North. Schools are ranked according to their performance across a set of widely accepted indicators of excellence.

What is the average SAT score for Hunter? ›

Is D passing at Hunter College? ›

Students are to be graded in courses according to the traditional system of letter grades (A, B, C, D and F) or may opt to take some courses for Pass/No Credit (P/NC).
Retention Standards.
GradeDefinitionQuality Points (GPA Index)
C+77.5 – 79.9%2.3
C70.0 – 77.4%2.0
D60.0 – 69.9%1.0
F0 – 59.9%0
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What is the most Ivy League school? ›

The best Ivy League school in 2022 is Harvard, followed by Princeton and Yale based on this ranking method. The most notable changes in rankings compared to last year is Columbia dropping below Princeton, U Penn and Yale.

Which schools are as good as Ivy League? ›

While not an exhaustive list, “Ivy Plus” universities like Stanford, MIT, University of Chicago, Duke, Caltech, Johns Hopkins, Northwestern, Emory, Vanderbilt, Rice, and Georgetown are considered as prestigious as various Ivy League schools.

How much does a professor at Hunter College make? ›

The estimated total pay for a Professor at Hunter College is $131,988 per year.

How much do Hunter College professors make? ›

Average Hunter College, CUNY hourly pay ranges from approximately $15.00 per hour for College Assistant to $98.67 per hour for Adjunct Professor.


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