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New York University

New York University

70 Washington Sq South
New York, NY 10012-1091
(212) 998-1212

New York University is a 4-year research institution, founded in 1831. NYU, which is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is in New York, NY. It is the largest institution in the state of New York. Students are offered 67 certificates, 12 degrees at the associates level, 104 bachelors level degrees, 162 masters level degrees, and 99 degrees at the doctoral level by it. 43,797 students sought degrees from the 191 programs at this big university in 2010. NYU offers subjects such as dental hygiene and math. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits it. This university is one of 15 institutions with a medical school in New York.

Admission

37,464 students applied for admission to NYU in 2010. This university admitted more than a third of the applicants or 14,236 students. 61% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

37,464 students applied for admission to NYU in 2010. This university admitted more than a third of the applicants or 14,236 students. 61% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 38%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 39%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 37%

Student Demographics

This university had 43,797 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This university had 43,797 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 17957
  • Total Enrolled Female: 25840
  • Undergraduate Male: 8618
  • Undergraduate Female: 13479
  • Graduate Male: 9331
  • Graduate Female: 12369

Faculty Demographics

This university has 9,064 faculty. Approximately half of the instructors are full-time, around half of the teachers are part-time, and more than half of the instructors are men.

Faculty Demographics

This university has 9,064 faculty. Approximately half of the instructors are full-time, around half of the teachers are part-time, and more than half of the instructors are men.

  • Male: 5069
  • Female: 3995
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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