Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Rankings

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In the World#2135 of 14178
In North America#659 of 2629
In the United States#605 of 2528
In New York State#64 of 221
In New York City#24 of 92

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
15%
Average SAT
1418
Average ACT
33
Avg. cost to attend
$28,366 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
857
Graduates
95
Male:Female Ratio
60:40
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
cooper.edu

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate15%17%14%
Applicants2,3881,2011,187
Admissions369202167
Freshmen enrolled full time1869195

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
151 or 81%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1305
or below

75% of them
had 1530
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art are 1305-1530 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
49 or 26%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 30
or below

75% of them
had 35
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art are 30-35 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White292 (31%)
Asian238 (25%)
Nonresident Alien160 (17%)
Hispanic107 (11%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown73 (8%)
Two or more races42 (4%)
Black or African American40 (4%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$28,366/year
Average aid awarded
$34,918
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$8,481
$30-48K$7,519
$48-75K$12,314
$75-110K$14,853
$110K+$29,592

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$44,550$30,211
Tuition in-state$44,550$30,211
Tuition out-of-state$44,550$30,211
Fee in-district$2,150$2,150
Fee in-state$2,150$2,150
Fee out-of-state$2,150$2,150

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity170
Room charge$12,638

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Electrical and Electronics Engineering409
Fine & Studio Arts, General47
Mechanical Engineering337
Civil Engineering, General2012
Architecture159
Chemical Engineering174
Engineering, General8
Grand Total18041
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate91%92%91%
  • Full-time retention rate - 91%

Publications & Citations

Publications
574
Citations
8,780

Publication count by topic

Computer science
88
Materials science
87
Engineering
78
Medicine
50
Chemistry
43
Mathematics
38
Physics
35
Art
24
Environmental science
15
Sociology
13
History
12
Biology
11
Political science
8
Psychology
8
Philosophy
7
Geology
6
Economics
5
Geography
4
Business
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art104079
History146040
Physics2291647
Materials science25211,510
Computer science25271,284
Engineering2670440
Chemistry26732,331
Medicine27311,372
Environmental science2752328
Philosophy30521
Mathematics3214368
Political science329327
Geology390511
Biology4052434
Sociology407916
Geography425421
Psychology493052
Economics49404

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990650
1991672
1992565
1993550
1994581
1995460
1996461
1997575
19987109
1999975
2000891
20017113
20027134
20037196
20045200
20056195
200617217
200721230
200829309
200926389
201037474
201125501
201222437
201319536
201419510
201527532
201626507
201720490
201820466
201925502
202016508

General info

Alternative namesThe Cooper Union
Cooper
Founded1859
WikipediaCooper Union
Colorsmaroon, gold
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff300
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address7 East 7th Street
New York, New York, 10003-7120
United States
City population8,399,000
Phone2123534100
Fax+1 (212) 353 4271

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