Yeshiva University: Ranking & Review

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New York
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United States
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World
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4131350
Top 3%

Yeshiva University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate63%59%67%
Applicants1,861988873
Admissions1,169585584
Enrolled undergraduates620310310
Enrolled total (including graduate students)6,3303,0293,301

316 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

69 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores330
Percent of students submitting SAT scores53%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
655
Math
635

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores270
Percent of students submitting ACT scores44%
ACT Composite
26
ACT English
27
ACT Math
25

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $65. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Yeshiva University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$60,525$60,525
Off-campus$61,790$61,790
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,100 and other expenses per full academic year.

Yeshiva University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,286 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$40,000$40,000
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,000$2,000
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,430$1,430
Tuition for Full-time graduates$34,800$34,800
Fees for full-time graduates$260$260
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$1,100$1,100

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Philosophy and Religious Studies43318101462
Legal Professions and Studies61292353
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services20526231
Health Professions and Related Programs1425179218
Psychology734758178
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1093532176
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1183121
Social Sciences482068
Education1740764
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies251136
English Language and Literature & Letters2222
Mathematics and Statistics162119
Physical Sciences1414
Theology and Religious Vocations1212
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services99
Visual and Performing Arts66
History44
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Engineering11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Grand Total4335824075731,995

A total of 1,015 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Yeshiva University.

At the master's and doctor's level 980 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate82%77%86%
  • Full-time retention rate - 90%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

General info

Alternative namesYU
Founded1886
MottoTorah and secular knowledge
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff2,936
Instructional FTE972
Research FTE264
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.yu.edu
Address500 W 185th St
New York, New York, 10033-3299
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population8,399,000
Phone2129605400
Fax+1 (212) 960 0055

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