School of Visual Arts Rankings

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In the World#2129 of 14178
In North America#656 of 2629
In the United States#604 of 2528
In New York State#63 of 221
In New York City#23 of 92

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
71%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$49,548 /y
Aid receiving
62%
Undergraduates
3,872
Graduates
690
Male:Female Ratio
28:72
Control
Private
for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
sva.edu

School of Visual Arts Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate71%62%75%
Applicants4,2611,1683,093
Admissions3,0317262,305
Freshmen enrolled full time962246716
Freshmen enrolled part time211

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
475 or 49%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1080
or below

75% of them
had 1350
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in School of Visual Arts are 1080-1350 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
81 or 8%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 27
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in School of Visual Arts are 21-27 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Nonresident Alien2384 (52%)
White900 (20%)
Asian605 (13%)
Hispanic423 (9%)
Black or African American162 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown88 (2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$49,548/year
Average aid awarded
$16,138
Students receiving aid
62%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$38,356
$30-48K$39,425
$48-75K$44,526
$75-110K$49,527
$110K+$51,278

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$41,900$46,940
Tuition in-state$41,900$46,940
Tuition out-of-state$41,900$46,940

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,227
Room charge$18,100

School of Visual Arts Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Web Page, Digital & Multimedia and Information Resources Design212
Illustration17328
Photography7255
Computer Graphics7747
Fine & Studio Arts, General7643
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects92
Film & Video and Photographic Arts, Other7314
Human Computer Interaction38
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1423
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia32
Advertising27
Systems Science and Theory21
Design and Applied Arts, Other17
Cinematography and Film & Video Production16
Art Therapy & Therapist16
Interior Design13
Art Teacher Education7
Museology & Museum Studies6
Grand Total834358
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate70%64%73%
  • Full-time retention rate - 87%

Publications & Citations

Publications
173
Citations
736

Publication count by topic

Sociology
29
Art
25
Computer science
24
Psychology
22
Medicine
13
History
11
Engineering
8
Geography
8
Political science
6
Philosophy
5
Biology
5
Business
2
Physics
2
Mathematics
1
Chemistry
1
Geology
1
Environmental science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art117955
Sociology2417174
History25316
Psychology4017186
Geography455513
Physics459015
Political science47624
Medicine4763119
Engineering500516
Computer science517250
Environmental science54502
Biology552239
Business57902
Chemistry61254
Mathematics62071

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199111
199203
199300
199410
199500
199600
199731
199800
199900
200010
200120
200230
200305
200420
200534
200624
200738
200867
200946
2010128
2011923
20121538
20131327
2014548
20151455
20161557
20171570
20181272
201914111
20208136

General info

Alternative namesSVA
School of Visual Arts
Founded1947
WikipediaSchool of Visual Arts
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff1,197
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools

Location and Contacts

Address209 E 23rd St
New York, New York, 10010
United States
City population8,399,000
Phone2125922000
Fax+1 (212) 592 2116

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