The New School – Parsons

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

65 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10011

(212) 229-8910

(877) 528-3321

Fax: (212) 229-8975



Contact: David Norris

Director of Admission
Main Address

65 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10011

(212) 229-8910

www.newschool.edu/parsons/
Size

Total undergrads: 3,815

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 655

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,815

Graduate enrollment: 426

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 50%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 87%


College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs

Architecture B
Environmental Design B
Interior Architecture B
Landscape Architecture B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Design and technology B
Design/Visual Communications A,B
Fashion Design A,B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Graphic Design A
Illustration B
Industrial Design B
Interior Design A,B
Photography B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Fashion Merchandising A,B

Computer & Information Sciences

Web/Multimedia Design C

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

The New School Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (212) 229-5600
Website: https://www.newschool.edu/
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.newschool.edu/apply/
Address: 66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011-8871
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 10,544
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 68%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 9,397 (89% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $49,064
Out-of-state Tuition: $49,064
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 87%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $19,016

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

The New School Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at The New School.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Architecture and Related Services 23
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 113
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 123
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Education 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 21
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 11
History 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 122
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 111
Psychology 133
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 11
Social Sciences 574
Visual and Performing Arts 1432018
Grand total 18540469

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at The New School and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $49,064
Out-of-state $49,064
Books and supplies $1,587

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $46,065
Out-of-state $46,065

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,344 87%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,328 86% $19,016
Student loan aid 610 39% $10,195

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 5,972 84% $16,566
Federal student loans 2,356 33% $6,893

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for The New School. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled The New School students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 9,911 2,525 7,386
Percent admitted 100% 53% 58%
Percent admitted who enrolled 18% 17% 18%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

The New School Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 10,544
Undergraduate enrollment 7,436
Graduate enrollment 3,108

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

The New School Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs

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