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The Fashion Institute of Technology

The Fashion Institute of Technology

227 W 27th St
New York, NY 10001-5992
(212) 217-7999

Founded in 1944, the Fashion Institute of Technology is a public 4-year institution. FIT, which is 2.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in New York, NY. FIT offers two certificates, 13 degrees at the associates level, 17 degrees at the bachelors level, and six masters level degrees to students. In 2010, 10,386 students pursued degrees from the 24 programs at FIT. It offers subjects such as industrial design and technology. It is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. This medium-sized school is one of 97 public post-secondary institutions in New York.

Admission

3,973 students applied to this school in 2010. It admitted 39% of applicants or 1,589 students. Close to 90% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

3,973 students applied to this school in 2010. It admitted 39% of applicants or 1,589 students. Close to 90% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 40%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 41%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 37%

Student Demographics

In 2010, FIT enrolled 10,386 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, FIT enrolled 10,386 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1558
  • Total Enrolled Female: 8828
  • Undergraduate Male: 1525
  • Undergraduate Female: 8641
  • Graduate Male: 33
  • Graduate Female: 187
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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