The Ailey School: Ranking & Review

New York Rank United States Rank World Rank
40 2139 7160
Top 42%

The Ailey School Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate48%35%51%
Enrolled undergraduates39633
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1131994

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $20.

Secondary school GPANeither required nor recommended
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordNeither required nor recommended
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresNeither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Neither required nor recommended

The Ailey School Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $32,290 $32,290
Off-campus $35,395 $35,395
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,175 and other expenses per full academic year.

The Ailey School provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 40 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $12,025 $12,025
Fees for full-time undergraduates $240 $240

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Visual and Performing Arts 115 115
Grand Total115115

A total of 115 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at The Ailey School.

Graduation rate86%100%85%
  • Full-time retention rate - 80%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff55
Instructional FTE36
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 2-year
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationNot applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)

Location and Contacts

Address405 W 55th Street
New York, New York, 10019-4402
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large