#18 Best Private Colleges in New York

The New School

New York, New York

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Student Population
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Location New York, New York
Online newschool.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in New York, New York, The New School is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 8,701 prospective students applied, and 6,012 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,239 enrolled in the school.  7,924 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,123 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $50,406 plus fees of $616. The New School is ranked 144 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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The New School is rated within the top 26% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 8 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High
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SAT 1140/1360
ACT 26/30
Estimated GPA 3.59
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for The New School
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,604
Other Fees$616
Room and Board $18,700
Budget for Other Expenses$2,050
Total One Year Cost$73,376

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$52,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
61% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by The New School students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 62%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 12%
Business 11%
Foreign Languages 4%
Social Sciences 3%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=193654 IPEDS survey data for The New School.

Current students may use the The New School GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.