#17 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
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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 9,208 prospective students applied, and 5,280 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,467 enrolled in the school.  9,240 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,304 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $49,778 plus fees of $1,216. The New School is ranked 148 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



The New School is rated within the top 25% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 8 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Very High
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SAT 1150/1380
ACT 25/30
GPA 3.59
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for The New School
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,692
Other Fees$1,216
Room and Board $18,700
Budget for Other Expenses$2,010
Total One Year Cost$73,396

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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.