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Liberal Arts Schools in New York, New York

There are 85 schools conveniently located near New York, NY offering liberal arts programs. In 2010, 17,591 students graduated with degrees from New York liberal arts schools. 12,852 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 4,006 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 16,882 students graduate from programs in this city in liberal arts every year. This accounts for 48% of students who schools in the state of New York graduate from liberal arts programs. More specifically, 114 students graduated with certificates in liberal arts, 12,852 with an associate's level degree, 4,006 with a bachelor's level degree, and 619 with a degree at the master's level.

85 liberal arts schools are in New York. And out of these, while 44 schools are private, 41 schools are public. While tuition at a public liberal arts school varies from $4,830 to $12,069, tuition at a private liberal arts school varies from $9,525 to $43,564.

Average tuition for liberal arts programs is $24,190. The lowest tuition in New York, which is $4,830 each year, is at CUNY Graduate School and University Center, while the highest tuition for programs in liberal arts, which is $43,564 per year, is at Sarah Lawrence College.

Liberal arts schools in New York offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Liberal Arts Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in New York, New York

On average, 16,882 students graduate from programs in this city in liberal arts every year. This accounts for 48% of students who schools in the state of New York graduate from liberal arts programs. More specifically, 114 students graduated with certificates in liberal arts, 12,852 with an associate's level degree, 4,006 with a bachelor's level degree, and 619 with a degree at the master's level.

Liberal Arts Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in New York, New York

  • Certificate 2006: 98
  • Certificate 2007: 145
  • Certificate 2008: 64
  • Certificate 2009: 115
  • Certificate 2010: 114
  • Associate 2006: 10544
  • Associate 2007: 11061
  • Associate 2008: 11173
  • Associate 2009: 11590
  • Associate 2010: 12852
  • Bachelor 2006: 3865
  • Bachelor 2007: 4017
  • Bachelor 2008: 4246
  • Bachelor 2009: 4000
  • Bachelor 2010: 4006
  • Master 2006: 845
  • Master 2007: 715
  • Master 2008: 691
  • Master 2009: 616
  • Master 2010: 619

Liberal Arts Program Availability in New York, New York

New York schools offer a total of 154 programs in liberal arts. Of these programs, around 46.1% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Liberal Arts Program Availability in New York, New York

  • Certificate: 6
  • Associate: 58
  • Bachelor: 71
  • Master: 19

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52370
  • 25th Percentile: 68890
  • Median: 99270
  • 75th Percentile: 147910
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45970
  • 25th Percentile: 55580
  • Median: 74640
  • 75th Percentile: 119180
  • 90th Percentile: 162220

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53850
  • 25th Percentile: 68420
  • Median: 94560
  • 75th Percentile: 137200
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54970
  • Median Salary 2007: 60640
  • Median Salary 2008: 63640
  • Median Salary 2009: 74000
  • Median Salary 2010: 99270
  • Total Employed 2006: 240
  • Total Employed 2007: 240
  • Total Employed 2008: 570
  • Total Employed 2009: 900
  • Total Employed 2010: 850

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64220
  • Median Salary 2007: 67780
  • Median Salary 2008: 71680
  • Median Salary 2009: 73390
  • Median Salary 2010: 74640
  • Total Employed 2006: 310
  • Total Employed 2007: 580
  • Total Employed 2008: 680
  • Total Employed 2009: 740
  • Total Employed 2010: 770

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64580
  • Median Salary 2007: 68430
  • Median Salary 2008: 73790
  • Median Salary 2009: 78700
  • Median Salary 2010: 94560
  • Total Employed 2006: 1490
  • Total Employed 2007: 1770
  • Total Employed 2008: 2020
  • Total Employed 2009: 2150
  • Total Employed 2010: 3070

New York vs New York Liberal Arts Employment

New York vs New York Liberal Arts Employment

  • Employed in New York: 58.920% (4690)

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1. Marymount Manhattan College

221 E 71st St
New York, NY 10021-4597
(212) 517-0400

Marymount Manhattan College, which is just 49.3 miles from Bridgeport, is near New York, NY. This school offers two liberal arts programs. This school offers students two bachelor's level degrees in liberal arts. It is a 4-year institution and Marymount Manhattan is one out of 17 institutions in New York offering liberal arts.

2. CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College

199 Chambers St
New York, NY 10007
(212) 220-8000

CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College, which is located 34.0 miles from neighboring Stamford, is a short commute away from within New York and it offers one liberal arts program. 22,534 students pursue degrees in 19 programs at this college, overall.

3. The King's College

350 Fifth Ave Suite 1500
New York, NY 10118
(212) 659-7200

The King's College, which is just 28.1 miles from Sayreville, is a short commute away from within New York. Kings offers two programs in liberal arts. Students are offered two liberal arts degrees at the bachelor's level by it. Kings is a 4-year institution and this liberal arts college is one out of 17 institutions in New York, NY offering liberal arts.

4. Boricua College

3755 Broadway
New York, NY 10032-1560
(212) 694-1000

Boricua College, which is located just 7.9 miles from neighboring Mount Vernon, is 8.8 miles from New York, NY. It offers three liberal arts programs. Out of those, students are offered one degree at the associate's level in liberal arts by it, one degree at the bachelor's level in liberal arts, and one degree at the master's level in liberal arts.

5. The Dance Theatre of Harlem Inc

466 W 152nd St
New York, NY 10031-1896
(212) 690-2800

The Dance Theatre of Harlem Inc, which is 7.5 miles from Hoboken, is just a short commute away from within New York and it offers one liberal arts program. 20 students pursue degrees in one Dance Theatre of Harlem Inc program, overall.

6. CUNY Graduate School and University Center

365 Fifth Ave
New York, NY 10016
(212) 817-7000

CUNY Graduate School and University Center, which is just 8.8 miles from Bayonne, is within commuting distance of central New York. It offers two liberal arts programs. Specifically, this university offers students one bachelor's level liberal arts degree and one liberal arts degree at the master's level. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution and it is one out of 17 institutions in New York, NY offering liberal arts.

7. CUNY Bernard M Baruch College

One Bernard Baruch Way (55 Lexington Ave at 2
New York, NY 10010
(646) 312-1000

CUNY Bernard M Baruch College, which is just 11.8 miles from neighboring East Orange, is a short commute away from within New York and this school offers one liberal arts program. It is a public 4-year institution and it is one out of 17 New York institutions offering liberal arts.

8. Touro College

27-33 W 23rd St
New York, NY 10010
(212) 463-0400

Touro College offers three liberal arts programs. Of those, it offers one degree at the associate's level in liberal arts to students and two liberal arts degrees at the bachelor's level. This large school, which is located 15.4 miles from neighboring Paterson, is located within commuting distance of central New York. This school is a 4-year institution and this school is one out of 20 New York institutions offering liberal arts.

9. CUNY City College

160 Convent Ave
New York, NY 10031
(212) 650-7000

CUNY City College, which is located just 17.8 miles from White Plains, is a short commute away from within New York and it offers one liberal arts program. It is the sixth largest institution offering liberal arts programs in New York, NY.

10. Pace University - New York

1 Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038-1598
(212) 346-1200

Pace University-New York, which is 2.7 miles from Hoboken, is just a short commute away from within New York. It offers four liberal arts programs. Of those, this school offers students two associate's level degrees in liberal arts and two degrees at the bachelor's level in liberal arts. It is a 4-year institution and it is one out of 20 institutions in New York, NY offering liberal arts.

11. The New School

66 W 12th Street
New York, NY 10011-8603
(212) 229-5600

The New School, which is just 1.9 miles from neighboring Hoboken, is within commuting distance of central New York. It offers two programs in liberal arts. Of those, it offers one degree at the bachelor's level in liberal arts to students and one master's level liberal arts degree.

12. Columbia University in the City of New York

West 116 St and Broadway
New York, NY 10027
(212) 854-1754

Columbia University in the City of New York, which is 28.0 miles from neighboring Stamford, is just a short commute away from within New York. This university offers four programs in liberal arts. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in liberal arts by it, two bachelor's level degrees in liberal arts, and one master's level liberal arts degree. This university is the third largest institution offering programs in liberal arts in New York, NY.

13. New York University

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

New York University, which is located 15.8 miles from Valley Stream, is within commuting distance of central New York. This university offers seven liberal arts programs. Of those, this research university offers students one liberal arts certificate, two associate's level degrees in liberal arts, two bachelor's level degrees in liberal arts, and two master's level degrees in liberal arts. 43,797 students pursue degrees in 444 New York University programs, overall.