Yeshiva University: Ranking & Review

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New York Rank United States Rank World Rank
4 131 350
Top 3%

Yeshiva University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate63%59%67%
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

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
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

Typical SAT scores

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

Typical ACT scores

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

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
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 Studies 433 18 10 1 462
Legal Professions and Studies 61 292 353
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 205 26 231
Health Professions and Related Programs 14 25 179 218
Psychology 73 47 58 178
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 109 35 32 176
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 118 3 121
Social Sciences 48 20 68
Education 17 40 7 64
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 25 11 36
English Language and Literature & Letters 22 22
Mathematics and Statistics 16 2 1 19
Physical Sciences 14 14
Theology and Religious Vocations 12 12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 9 9
Visual and Performing Arts 6 6
History 4 4
Engineering 1 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1 1
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.

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

General info

Alternative namesYU
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

Address500 W 185th St
New York, New York, 10033-3299
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population5,000,000+
Fax+1 (212) 960 0055

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