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Report Card

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

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New School is an above-average private college located in Manhattan, New York in the New York City Area. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 6,697 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the New School acceptance rate is 57%. Popular majors include Fashion and Apparel Design, Web Page and Digital Design, and Fine and Studio Arts Management. Graduating 70% of students, New School alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $37,500.

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66 West 12th Street
New York, NY 10011
Athletic Division
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Athletic Conference
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The New School Rankings

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TNS Admissions

Acceptance Rate
57%
Application Deadline
January 15
SAT Range
1150-1380
ACT Range
25-30
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Recommended
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$50,377 / 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
$19,235 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
91%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
81%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 37 responses
52%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 44 responses
50%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 44 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
3
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
3
How Students Learn
  • All
    2%
  • None
    88%
  • Some
    10%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,697 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
712
Undergrads Over 25
6%
Pell Grant
17%
Varsity Athletes
No data available  
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 22 responses
  • Progressive
    36%
  • Eccentric
    18%
  • Pretentious.
    18%
  • Rich
    18%
  • Independent
    9%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
75%
Poll
89%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 46 responses
Poll
90%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports. 49 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 23 responses
  • Innovative
    35%
  • Progressive
    30%
  • Pretentious
    17%
  • Independent
    13%
  • Fancy
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
70%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
87%
National
83%
50%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 20 responses

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