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Eligibility

Accelerate, Complete, Engage (ACE) Program eligibility criteria and majors.

Criteria

You may be eligible for ACE if you answer YES to the following questions:

  • Are you an incoming freshman or transfer student with an associate degree from any institution (CUNY or other)?
  • Are you a New York State resident and/or eligible for in-state tuition?
  • Plan to declare one of the majors below?
  • Completed the FAFSA using York College Code 004759 and the New York State Tuition Assistance Program application (TAP) using college code 1418?
    • Students under the New York Dream Act may be eligible to receive state aid, including TAP, Excelsior, and other state-administered scholarships. Visit the DREAM Act website for eligibility and to apply.

(*Students not receiving financial aid due to immigration status may join ACE but will not receive a tuition gap scholarship.)

Note: Students cannot participate in ACE and SEEK.  New transfer students who are confirmed to participate in SEEK are not eligible to apply to ACE.

Majors

First-Year students

  • •Aviation Management
    •Biology
    •Biotechnology
    •Business Administration
    •Community Health Education
    •Computer Science
    •English
    •Finance
    •Health Science
    •Journalism
    •Marketing
    •Mathematics
    •Movement Science
    •Psychology
    •Social Work
    •Sociology


Transfer students (Transcript evaluation required)

  • •Aviation Management
    •Business Administration
    •Finance
    •Health Promotion
    •Journalism
    •Management
    •Marketing
    •Political Science
    •Psychology
    •Social Work
    •Sociology