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General Information

Plaza College
118-33 Queens Boulevard
Forest Hills, New York 11375

Phone: (718) 779-1430
Fax: (718) 779-7423

Email: info@plazacollege.edu

Plaza College is an accredited institution and a member of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) www.msche.org, 1007 North Orange Street, 4th Floor, MB #166, Wilmington, DE 19801. Plaza College’s accreditation status is Accreditation Reaffirmed. The Commission’s most recent action on the institution’s accreditation status in 2017 was to reaffirm accreditation. MSCHE is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Medical Assisting is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 25400 US Highway 19 N, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763, 727-210-2350, www. caahep.org.

The Associate in Applied Science degree in Health Information Technology is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Dental Hygiene is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation. The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-2678. The Commission’s web address is: www.ada.org/en/coda

The Court Reporting program is approved by the National Court Reporters Association (NCRA), 12030 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 400, Reston, Virginia 20191. www.ncra.org.

Plaza College participates in SARA, an agreement that establishes national distance education standards and consumer protections. Distance education students who reside outside of New York and who have a consumer-protection complaint that has not been otherwise resolved through Plaza College’s formal complaint policy may seek an appeal from the SARA state portal entity in New York. Appeals must be made within two years of the incident and should be directed to

Emily J. Sutherland
Supervisor, Higher Education Programs
New York State Education Department
80 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12234
(518) 474-1551


Student Population

Population (2018-2019)902
Student to Faculty Ratio28:1
% Male/Female Students20/80%
% Student Ethnicity30% Hispanic
29% Black
11% Asian
10% Other
9% Unkown
12% White

Financial Aid

2017-2018 Estimated Tuition (Per-Semester)$5,500 plus applicable fees and books
% Students Receiving Grants and/or Scholarships92%
% Students Receiving Federal Student Loans89%

Admissions & Graduation

% of Applicants Admitted (2017)30%
% of Admitted Enrolled (2017)54%
% of Students Graduated “On-Time”62%

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