Manhattan School of Music Rankings

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In the World#4129 of 14178
In North America#1164 of 2629
In the United States#1091 of 2528
In New York State#104 of 221
In New York City#39 of 92

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
36%
Avg. cost to attend
$41,832 /y
Aid receiving
80%
Undergraduates
518
Graduates
491
Male:Female Ratio
47:53
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
msmnyc.edu

Manhattan School of Music Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate36%39%32%
Applicants1,317618699
Admissions468241227
Freshmen enrolled full time1156055

31 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Recommended
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
SAT/ACT Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Nonresident Alien482 (48%)
White312 (31%)
Asian58 (6%)
Black or African American43 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown41 (4%)
Two or more races39 (4%)
Hispanic25 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native5 (0.5%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$41,832/year
Average aid awarded
$26,854
Students receiving aid
80%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$33,759
$30-48K$59,980
$48-75K$59,202
$75-110K$64,490
$110K+$48,411

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$48,280$48,280
Tuition in-state$48,280$48,280
Tuition out-of-state$48,280$48,280
Fee in-district$850$850
Fee in-state$850$850
Fee out-of-state$850$850

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity500
Combined charge for room and board$16,195
Room charge$10,790
Meal charge$5,405

Manhattan School of Music Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Keyboard Instruments25507
Voice and Opera1947
Stringed Instruments17351
Jazz & Jazz Studies914
Woodwind Instruments8111
Music Theory and Composition341
Brass Instruments15
Music Performance, General5
Conducting3
Percussion Instruments2
Grand Total8417410
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate88%81%92%
  • Full-time retention rate - 90%

Publications & Citations

Publications
17
Citations
16

Publication count by topic

Psychology
6
Art
5
Philosophy
2
Business
1
Sociology
1
Political science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy24205
Art24255
Sociology53482
Psychology64502

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200712
200800
200901
201001
201113
201202
201311
201401
201511
201610
201700
201820
201911

General info

Alternative namesMSM
Founded1917
WikipediaManhattan School of Music
MottoMacte virtute sic itur ad astra
Those who excel, thus reach the stars
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff303
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools

Location and Contacts

Address130 Claremont Avenue
New York, New York, 10027
United States
City population8,399,000
Phone2127492802
Fax+1 (212) 749 3025

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