#19 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 9,696 prospective students applied, and 6,428 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,902 enrolled in the school.  9,236 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,257 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2021/2022, excluding room and board, is $51,128 plus fees of $1,366. The New School is ranked 161 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2023 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



The New School is rated within the top 27% 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
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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$2,300
Other Fees$1,366
Room and Board $21,400
Budget for Other Expenses$2,550
Total One Year Cost$78,744

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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.

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