The New School: Review & Facts

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The New School is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 10,575 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1919 and is one of the 83 colleges located in New York City, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
50
At The New School you can receive your associate's degree, 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

The New School implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 50 majors. The most popular concentrations are Fashion, Graphic Design and Animation, Communication and Journalism, English and Literature, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
83%
The rate of student retention at The New School is high at 83% (well above New York average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at The New School is average - 66%. Roughly 16% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at The New School is good, 10:1. Read more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$38,500
Average tuition cost is extremely high - $37,600 per year. The additional fees at The New School (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $900; this comes to $38,500 annually.

Read the details about The New School additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
65%
According to government data, 4,910 applications were submitted and 3,206 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at The New School in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$13,900
The New School offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The New School, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
The New School provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,700 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is very high: nearly $13,900 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, The New School appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

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Post Address: The New School, 66 W 12th Street, New York City, New York 10011-8603, USA
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