The New School: Review & Facts

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The New School is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 10,345 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1919 and is one of the 81 colleges located in New York City, New York.

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Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
63
Fair
The New School will give you the opportunity to get an associate's degree, 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

The New School deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 63 majors. The most popular concentrations are Fashion, Art, Music, Graphic Design and Animation, and Political Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
81%
Good
It is important 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 usually a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The New School student retention rate is high at 81% (above New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at The New School is average: 66%. Approximately 16% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at The New School is good, 10:1. Find out more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$44,200
High
Average tuition charges are extremely high, about $43,100 a year. The additional fees at The New School not covered by tuition are roughly $1,100, which comes to a total of $44,200 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
67%
Doable
According to recent data, 7,339 applications were submitted and 4,889 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

The New School might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$15,700
High
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
B-
Dicey
The New School provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,900 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is very high - roughly $15,700 per year.

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

The New School Location and Maps



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