CUNY Lehman College Graduate Program Reviews

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93%
of students recommend
(4.17 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 42 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE and ACEND
  • Programmatic Accreditation: ASHA, + 4 more
  • Campus Setting: City: Large
  • Student Population: 12,807 (10,800 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 88% part-time, 12% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $10,560 in-state; $19,150 out-of-state
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2016

I like that the program is small and the professors are always available to answer any questions and concerns that we have. It is very much like a family atmosphere.
4.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2015

The Master of Social Work program is geared towards the Urban Environment. Social workers that are going to practice in New York, will most likely be working in an urban environment. This is what makes the program unique and beneficial. It prepares you for the community, people, environment we intend to work with. The professors have all worked in New York, understand the systems, the population and the environment. The professors and staff are always willing to answer questions, meet with students, discuss concerns. They courses are run as hands on, and interactive adding an additional layer to the learning. The set-up is very conducive to student participation. The campus itself is small and contained. The school caters to undergraduates and graduates, and thus the offices and other facilities are open until late. The campus is well kept, well lit and the environment is friendly and safe. The departments offer a lot of opportunities for students to meet often, in order to socialize. Lehman College is a great school and I am extremely happy of having selected this school to complete my graduate degree after having graduated 16 years ago from college.
4.92 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2016

The Social Work program at Lehman College has no cons to it. The pros are endless because this program has allowed me to pursue the dream of being the servant leader I have always known that I could be. The faculty staff know you by name and are genuinely interested in the well-being of their students. We are not just a number, but apart of the Lehman College social work extended family.
4.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Special Education
Graduation Year: 2011

I truly believe that I received a great undergraduate and graduate education at Lehman at an affordable price. Most teachers were very knowledgeable and helpful. As a NYC public school Special Education teacher, I don't think any courses would have prepared me for what I have experienced the past three years. I think more hands on experience should be required. Otherwise, I would recommend Lehman College to anyone.
3.92 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2014

flexiable for all students but they nedd to add to the program specialities such as healthcare and operation managment
3.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2015

The internship prepares you for life post graduation and the student body is very ethnically diverse. However, the program is not very competitive and does not offer too many opportunities for scholarship or financial aid.
3.92 out of 5.0
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Degree: History
Graduation Year: 2012

Very accessible, and a staff that is willing to help you reach your goals.
3.17 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2015

The pros of this program would have to be the excellent faculty. Not only are they knowlegable but they are passionate and always available for help. A con would have to be the utter ridiculous prices the books are.
4.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Communications (Speech Pathology)
Graduation Year: 2015

Great affordable school. Graduate program offers more diverse externship placements.
4.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2016

Throughout all the CUNY schools, Lehman is one of the best campuses I've seen. Not only is the campus amazing but so is its staff. Teacher's have a genuine passion to see students excel and succeed. I would recommend Lehman's Social Work program to anyone!
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