Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art: Ranking & Review

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New York
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United States
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World
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245691998
Top 12%

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

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate13%16%10%
Applicants2,5741,3971,177
Admissions336222114
Enrolled undergraduates19212171
Enrolled total (including graduate students)946624322

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores143
Percent of students submitting SAT scores70%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
695
Math
725

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores82
Percent of students submitting ACT scores40%
ACT Composite
31
ACT English
31
ACT Math
31

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $75. Application fee for graduates - $75.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$65,045$65,045
Off-campus$64,685$64,685
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment and other expenses per full academic year.

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 170 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$43,250$43,250
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,850$1,850
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,272$1,272
Tuition for Full-time graduates$30,125$30,125
Fees for full-time graduates$1,850$1,850
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$1,272$1,272

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Engineering9733130
Visual and Performing Arts16364
Architecture and Related Services261137
Grand Total118644231

A total of 187 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art.

At the master's level 44 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate85%86%82%
  • Full-time retention rate - 96%

General info

Alternative namesThe Cooper Union
Cooper
Founded1859
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsmaroon, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff273
Instructional FTE103
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitecooper.edu
Address7 East 7th Street
New York, New York, 10003-7120
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population8,399,000
Phone2123534100
Fax+1 (212) 353 4271

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