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School of Visual Arts
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  • 4 Year
  • NEW YORK, NY

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Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade C minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade C
  5. Athletics
    grade unavailable
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade A+
  9. Dorms
    grade C minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade unavailable
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade A minus

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SVA is a for-profit college located in Manhattan, New York in the New York City Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 3,107 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the SVA acceptance rate is 72%. Popular majors include Web Page and Digital Design, Illustration, and Photography. Graduating 72% of students, SVA alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $29,900.

About

209 E 23RD ST
NEW YORK, NY 10010
Athletic Division
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Athletic Conference
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School of Visual Arts Rankings

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SVA Admissions

Acceptance Rate
72%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1070-1330
ACT Range
23-27
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$53,227 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$15,460 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
58%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
7:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
86%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 51 responses
67%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 52 responses
54%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 50 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
3,107 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
85
Undergrads Over 25
6%
Pell Grant
14%
Varsity Athletes
No data available  
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 6 responses
  • Outgoing
    33%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
50%
Poll
80%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 10 responses
Poll
100%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports. 10 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 43 responses
  • Work Hard Render Faster
    37%
  • Fun but Challenging
    26%
  • Fun & Chill
    19%
  • Work Hard, Play Hard
    12%
  • Stimulating
    5%
  • Fast-paced
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
72%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
88%
National
83%

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