New York School of Interior Design
New York, NY 10021


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 545
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 10:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 18 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

New York School of Interior Design is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 161 applications and only 56 students were granted admission. New York School of Interior Design is at the #33 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 15% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 50% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT895 to 1083
ACT17 to 18

Application Fee

Undergrad students
Graduate students
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Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, New York School of Interior Design's tuition was $21,960 for all students regardless of residency (18% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 75% of New York School of Interior Design's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 25% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,331 (which is 1.6% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at New York School of Interior Design in 2016-2017, was 2, which is 50% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,500 (which is 6.7% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, New York School of Interior Design has enrolled a total of 545 students (291 students full-time and 254 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 545 students, 56 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 12% men and 88% women and 362 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 183 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 58 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 47%

Non-resident alien: 26%

Hispanic: 11%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%

Black/African American: 5%

Asian: 4%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at New York School of Interior Design.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Visual And Performing Arts 92% 424 59

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of New York School of Interior Design full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of New York School of Interior Design graduates 6 years after enrollment is $38,700. Last year, out of the total 108 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 108 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 131 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 101 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $38,700 $40,800
Employment Rate 100% 77%
Total Graduates 108 131

Campus Location

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