Ranking for Computer Science & Electronics in City University of New York (CUNY)
There are 10 scholars
Website : http://www.cuny.edu
|Established : 1961|
The ranking is based on h-index, citations and number of DBLP documents gathered by July 23rd 2021.
This ranking features all top computer scientists affiliated with City University of New York (CUNY). There is a total of 10 scholars with h-index >=40 included with 2 of them also being included in the world ranking. The total sum for the H-index values for leading scientists in City University of New York (CUNY) is 571 with a mean value for the h-index of 57.10. The total sum for the DBLP publications for leading scientists in City University of New York (CUNY) is 1774 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 177.40.
Please note that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation data featured on their Google Scholar profile.Read More...
Facts About City University of New York (CUNY)
The City University of New York (CUNY) is a public university based in New York City. It consists of colleges spread across the city serving a large student body that’s without the means for private higher education. CUNY is considered the largest city-based university system in the United States, which also includes an undergraduate honors college and seven postgraduate schools. Overall, CUNY is the fourth largest university system in the country by enrollment, averaging around 275,000 students in the last few years.
The university was officially founded in 1961 through a New York State charter, but a number of its colleges date as far back as in 1847. It counts among its alumni 13 Nobel laureates and 24 MacArthur Fellows. A distinct academic model in CUNY is its requirement for all students to take across-the-board prerequisite subjects whatever the course. Thus, students can easily earn credits between CUNY colleges.
CUNY is the result of the merging of different colleges in New York City founded in different years. These include the Free Academy in 1847, the Female Normal and High School in 1870, Brooklyn College in1930 and Queens College in 1937. CUNY would establish or merge with more colleges and schools through the years, including the City College, Hunter College, Baruch College, College of Staten Island and York College.
The university also hosts higher-learning institutions such as the CUNY Graduate Center, CUNY School of Law, CUNY School of Medicine and CUNY School of Professional Studies. In 2018, the CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies was opened.
A number of academic programs in CUNY are offered online, including courses from John Jay College of Criminal Justice and the School of Professional Studies.
Aside from the Nobel laureates, notable personalities in different fields call CUNY their alma mater. They include Michael Grossman (economist), Paul Krugman (economist), André Aciman (writer), Ali Jimale Ahmed (poet and professor) and Hannah Arendt (philosopher and political theorist). In arts and music, alumni include John Corigliano (composer) and Roy DeCarava (artist and photographer). Meanwhile, in politics, graduates include Roman Popadiuk (U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine). F. Murray Abraham, actor on stage and screen, also hailed from CUNY.Read Less...