#16 Best Private Colleges in New York

Touro College

New York, New York

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Touro College overview
Location New York, New York
Online touro.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Touro College overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Touro College, established in 1971 and located in New York City, is a private institution with a diverse array of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs emphasizing Jewish culture and heritage. The college offers a notably urban campus environment, as it is sited in the cultural and educational epicenter of the city, affording students an expansive urban experience. Touro?s academic profile includes a variety of popular majors such as Business, Health Sciences, and Education, with a commitment to professional development and career-oriented education. While the college practices a holistic admissions approach, it is known for a moderately selective admissions process. On-campus housing is available, though many students opt to engage with the broader offerings of the city. Touro is particularly recognized for its contributions to the Health Sciences, including programs in Osteopathic Medicine and Pharmacy, and has established a strong network of professional connections in these fields within the metropolitan area.

In the most recent statistical year 1,530 prospective students applied, and 1,091 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 526 enrolled in the school.  6,564 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,547 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $20,350 plus fees of $820. Touro College is ranked 153 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2024 U.S. Colleges Ranking.












Touro College 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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Admission Standards

Very High
Touro College overview
SAT 1220/1428
ACT 25/32
GPA 3.17

Applications Accepted

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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $60

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for Touro College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,126
Other Fees$820
Room and Board $7,010
Budget for Other Expenses$6,034
Total One Year Cost$35,340

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$39,800 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

57% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Touro College students
Subject Percent of Class
Liberal Arts and Humanities 34%
Business 18%
Psychology 13%
Health Professions 12%
Human Services 10%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=196592 IPEDS survey data for Touro College.

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