Queensborough Community College
On the Threshold of the American Dream: Queens County, New York City, is one of the most diverse boroughs in the US with the highest number of foreign born residents. Queensborough Community College serves this diverse and aspirational community. QCC is committed to significantly increasing student retention and graduation rates and to this end it provides all full time students access to advisement through its Academies. Many students are able to participate in high impact practices such as SWIG, service learning, writing intensive courses, undergraduate research, and educational opportunities at the College’s three cultural resource centers.