The New School Overview

Student population

Address66 West 12th Street
New York, NY
School Websitewww.newschool.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

The New School is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in New York, New York that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 9,911 students applied to The New School. Of those students, 5,623 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in The New School was $47,928, in addition to fees of $1,136. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend The New School.

The New School has a 72% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

The New School Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARecommended
Applicants admitted

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The The New School acceptance rate is 57%. To put this into perspective, 5,623 of the 9,911 students who applied to The New School in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in The New School is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into The New School had an SAT score between the range of 1,150 and 1,360. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for The New School was between 24 and 30 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to The New School as part of their application.

The New School Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At The New School, the tuition for in-state residents is $47,928. Combined with fees of $1,136, room and board costs of $18,700, other expenses of $2,010 and the $1,587 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $49,064 in tuition.

Students at The New School are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at The New School was $5,132 last year, with 20% of students being awarded federal aid.

The New School Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to The New School.

The New School has a good gender split, with 75% of undergraduates being female and 25% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 55% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 13% of students come from in-state and 32% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at The New School is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

The New School Popular Majors and Programs

VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
SOCIAL SCIENCES
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
PSYCHOLOGY
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES

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