NYU

New York University (NYU) is a semester college located in New York, New York. At NYU, students can major in a broad variety of subjects ranging from Political Science and Government to Russian Language and Literature and earn undergraduate as well as post-graduate degrees.

Course Hero
offers
  • Online study resources available anywhere, at any time

  • High-quality Study Documents, expert Tutors and Flashcards

  • Everything you need to learn more effectively and succeed

We are not endorsed by this school

NYU
  • 22,280 students
  • 43,911 students
  • 35%
  • Unknown

Find your Department

Go up to filters

Admission

Selectivity & Test Scores
35%
34%
81%
32%
1890 - 2180 / 2400
28 - 31 / 36
SAT

The average total SAT score for students admitted to NYU for the 2012 academic year was 2035. This combined score can be broken into 685 for math, 665 for critical reading and 685 for writing.

630-740 / 800
620-710 / 800
640-730 / 800
ACT

The average ACT score for students admitted to NYU for the 2013-2014 academic year was 29.5.

- / 36
- / 36
Unknown
Which score should I submit?

At NYU, 81% of students submitted an SAT score, but NYU accepts both the SAT and ACT.

Admission Requirements
Secondary School Record Secondary School GPA Secondary School Rank Letters of Recommendation Admission Test Score AP Credits
Required Required Recommended Required Required Yes

Tuition & Financial Aid

Total Costs

The tuition cost for students attending NYU is $40,878.

Financial Aid

Financial aid options are available to students at NYU. In 2013, 61 percent of first-time students attending NYU received some form of financial aid - student loans, grants or scholarships

61%
45%
56%
Financial Aid for Full-Time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid No. Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Total Aid Received Average Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid 2,984 61% - -
Grant Aid 2,723 56% $54,689,035 $20,084
Student Loans 2,193 45% $18,331,261 $8,359
Financial Aid for All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid No. Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Total Aid Received Average Aid Received
Grant Aid 12,908 58% $244,203,181 $18,919
Student Loans 9,613 43% $74,500,003 $7,750
Net Price
Year Income: < 30K Income: 30K - 48K Income: 48K - 75K Income: 75K - 110K Income: > 110K
2011-2012 $27,274 $30,069 $37,486 $41,969 $47,891
2010-2011 $25,462 $28,961 $36,764 $40,148 $46,306
2009-2010 $20,061 $23,775 $31,209 $38,093 $43,676

Majors & Degrees

Graduation Rate
  • 80%
  • 86%
  • 87%
Majors Offered
  • Accounting
  • Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
  • Advertising
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Anatomy
  • Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
  • Animal Physiology
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Archeology
  • Architectural History and Criticism, General
  • Area Studies, Other
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Asian-American Studies
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Banking and Financial Support Services
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
  • Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Child Development
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other
  • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
  • College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Communication and Media Studies, Other
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
  • Communications Technology/Technician
  • Community Organization and Advocacy
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Creative Writing
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Dance, General
  • Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
  • Dental Assisting/Assistant
  • Dental Clinical Sciences, General
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician
  • Dentistry
  • Developmental and Child Psychology
  • Digital Arts
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • East Asian Studies
  • Ecology
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Education, Other
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
  • Educational Psychology
  • Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
  • English Literature (British and Commonwealth
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • European Studies/Civilization
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other
  • Finance, General
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  • French Language and Literature
  • French Language Teacher Education
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Geriatric Nurse/Nursing
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Hebrew Language and Literature
  • Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
  • Historic Preservation and Conservation, Other
  • History, General
  • Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Information Science/Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Irish Studies
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Journalism
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Labor and Industrial Relations
  • Latin American Studies
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Law
  • Legal Professions and Studies, Other
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Library and Information Science
  • Library Science, Other
  • Linguistics
  • Literature, Other
  • Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
  • Mathematics and Statistics, Other
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
  • Medicine
  • Microbiology, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Music, Other
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Neurobiology and Neurosciences, Other
  • Neuroscience
  • Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
  • Nursing Administration
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing Practice
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Operations Research
  • Palliative Care Nursing
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Pathology/Experimental Pathology
  • Pediatric Nurse/Nursing
  • Personality Psychology
  • Pharmacology
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Physics, General
  • Physiology, General
  • Playwriting and Screenwriting
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants, Other
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
  • Psychology, General
  • Psychology, Other
  • Public Administration
  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
  • Public Health, General
  • Publishing
  • Radio and Television
  • Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Real Estate
  • Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies, Other
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Russian Studies
  • Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Student Counseling and Personnel Services, Other
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
  • Tourism and Travel Services Management
  • Toxicology
  • Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
  • Transportation and Materials Moving, Other
  • Urban Studies/Affairs
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Visual and Performing Arts, Other
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
  • Western European Studies
Degree Details
Highest Degree Offered Continuing Professional Programs Academic and Career Counseling Services Employment Services for Students Placement Services for Graduates Study Abroad
Doctoral Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Enrollment

:
Student-Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
0.060
MILLION
PER STUDENT
Endowment per FTE Enrollment
Demographics

Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Institute of Education Sciences, 2012-2013
Course Hero, Inc. does not independently verify the accuracy of the information presented above.

Back to school listings