New York University Background
Founded in 1831, the New York University (NYU) is one of the largest universities private universities in USA. Its main campus is located in the Greenwich Village with branch campuses in Abu Dhabi, Shanghai and Brooklyn and centers in Accra, Berlin, Buenos Aires, Florence, London, Madrid, Paris, Prague, Sydney, Tel Aviv and Washington DC. NYU is a private nonprofit research university.
New York University Programs, Courses and Schools
NYU comprises of 19 schools- College of Arts and Science, Graduate School of Arts and Science, Liberal Studies, College of Dentistry, College of Global Public Health, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, School of Individualized Studies, Institute of Fine Arts, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, Stern School of Business, Graduate School of Public Service, College of Nursing, School of Professional Studies, School of Law, School of Medicine, School of Social Work, School of Culture Education and Human Development, School of Engineering and School of the Arts. The most popular fields of study are visual and performing arts, social sciences and business. In total the university offers more than 400 programs.
New York University Ranking
New York University is ranked 30 in National Universities in the 2019 edition of Best Colleges.
New York University Notable Alumni
NYU University Notable Alumni includes Lady Gaga (Singer-Songwriter), Tom Ford (Fashion Designer) and Angelina Jolie (Actress), Fazlollah Reza, Richard S. Stein, Bruno A. Boley, Adam Sandler.
New York University USP
The total student population at the NYU is over 49,000, majority of them are enrolled in undergraduate programs. The New York University acceptance rate is 35 percent and the student to faculty ratio of 10:1. The university sports team is known as the NYU Violets and it competes in NCAA Division III. Among its faculty and alumni are 36 Nobel Prize winners over 30 Pulitzer Prize winners, over 30 Academy Award winners, and hundreds of members of the National Academies of Science. Alumni include heads of state, royalty, eminent mathematicians, inventors, media figures, Olympic Medalists, CEOs of Fortune 500 companies, and astronauts. NYU university tuition fee is $51,828 (2018-19).
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