The City College of the City University of New York (more commonly referred to as the City College of New York, or simply City College, CCNY, or City) is a public senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY) in New York City. Affectionately known as the "Harvard of the proletariat," the college has graduated more Nobel Prize winners than any other public university in the United States. Among these 10 alumni, the latest is a Bronx native, John O'Keefe (2014 Nobel Prize in Medicine). Founded in 1847, City College was the first free public institution of higher education in the United States. It is the oldest of CUNY's 24 institutions of higher learning and is considered its flagship college.
Grove School of Engineering at City College of New York is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) and home to 19 research centers and is one of the most diverse engineering schools in the U.S. Prominent corporations such as General Electric, IBM, Raytheon and Toyota recruit graduates from the Grove School. Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture is accredited by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB), the sole agency authorized to accredit U.S. professional degree programs in architecture.
U.S. News & World Report in its 2015 rankings placed CCNY 65th among 620 Regional Universities in the North. ("Regional Universities" are defined as institutions that offer a broad range of undergraduate programs, some master's degree but few, if any, doctoral programs. CUNY uses the CUNY Graduate Center for its doctoral programs). The Princeton Review in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 included City College of New York in its annual "Best Colleges" guidebook.
The 2015 America's Best Colleges ranked by Forbes.com placed City College at #177 overall and #78 in the Northeast, ranking CCNY #1 among all CUNYs and ahead of NYC privates such as Saint John's University, Yeshiva University, and Pace University. In 2015, Academic Ranking of World Universities placed CCNY at #289 among all universities worldwide—amongst the top 12%. Among U.S.A. universities, CCNY placed at #111. This ranking was the highest among CUNY schools.
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