Yeshiva University
New York, NY 10033-3299

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 6,168
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 20%
Student to faculty ratio 8:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 1,775 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

51%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Yeshiva University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,673 applications and 849 students were granted admission. Yeshiva University is at the #49 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, 42% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 59% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT1090 to 1360
ACT23 to 30

Application Fee

$65
Undergrad students
$50
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Yeshiva University's tuition was $39,070 for all students regardless of residency (45.8% more expensive 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.

$30,968
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$39,070
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$39,070
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 85% of Yeshiva University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 16% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,733 (which is 7.6% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Yeshiva University in 2016-2017, was 166, which is 31% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,786 (which is 15.1% above the national average.)

$4,733
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$6,786
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
85%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Yeshiva University has enrolled a total of 6,168 students (5,090 students full-time and 1,078 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 6,168 students, 25 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 49% men and 51% women and 2,714 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 3,454 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 47 students for distance studies.

6,168
Total Enrollment
25
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 64%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 18%

Non-resident alien: 7%

Asian: 5%

Hispanic: 3%

Black/African American: 2%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Yeshiva University.

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
Legal Professions And Studies 18% 1,120
Philosophy And Religious Studies 13% 800
Health Professions And Related Programs 12% 742
Psychology 9% 552
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 9% 552
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 8% 496
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 4% 274
Education 3% 198 0
Social Sciences 2% 148
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 2% 102

Graduation & Dropout Rates

82%
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 Yeshiva University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
5%
Dropout rate
13%
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

$39,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Yeshiva University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $39,200. Last year, out of the total 468 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 393 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 605 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 484 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $39,200 $55,900
Employment Rate 84% 80%
Total Graduates 468 605

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Yeshiva University.

Boricua College
1.5 mile away
Fordham University
2.5 mile away
Manhattan College
3 mile away