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At a Glance

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 accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

The associate’s degree Health Information Technology (HIT) is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Heath Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The five-year graduation cohort rate is 70 percent.

Plaza College’s Medical Assisting program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).

The program 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: http://www.ada.org/en/coda.

The Court Reporting program is approved by the National Court Reporters Association.

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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