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New York University Reviews

Based on 60 Reviews
70 Washington Sq South New York, NY
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Career PreparationA-
Students and CultureA-
FacilitiesA
Activities and GroupsA-
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Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at New York University

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
7
70
0
3
Banking and Financial Support Services
0
Business Administration and Management, General
0
1421
7
0
Business Statistics
4
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
74
244
13
0
Business/commerce, General
2
542
5
Business/managerial Economics
6
1
3
Economics, General
514
58
0
21
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
0
Finance, General
44
41
0
5
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General
98
9
International Business/trade/commerce
6
0
0
0
Labor and Industrial Relations
1
Operations Management and Supervision
1
2
Operations Research
6
0
Organizational Behavior Studies
1
18
1
Organizational Leadership
24
Project Management
14
Real Estate
9
191
24
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
12
226
0
2
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
2
2
American/united States Studies/civilization
1
1
5
Anthropology
55
23
8
Applied Psychology
53
Archeology
7
Asian-American Studies
0
Chinese Language and Literature
0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
2
0
2
Clinical Psychology
5
0
0
0
Community Organization and Advocacy
3
Community Psychology
0
Comparative Literature
13
7
2
Counseling Psychology
0
7
Developmental and Child Psychology
5
East Asian Studies
19
0
2
Educational Psychology
0
0
Ethnic Studies
2
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
10
European Studies/civilization
8
3
Experimental Psychology
0
8
French Studies
16
0
2
Historic Preservation and Conservation, Other
0
0
History, General
81
29
0
22
Humanities/humanistic Studies
32
57
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
19
0
International Relations and Affairs
24
176
1
Irish Studies
10
Italian Studies
5
Jewish/judaic Studies
0
Language Interpretation and Translation
21
Latin American and Caribbean Studies
10
Latin American Studies
6
Library and Information Science
0
Library Science, Other
0
Linguistics
8
3
9
Marriage and Family Therapy/counseling
0
0
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
2
Museology/museum Studies
37
2
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
21
19
1
Philosophy
51
0
5
Political Science and Government, General
217
57
10
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
10
1
2
Psychology, General
281
84
5
Psychology, Other
20
2
Public Administration
0
283
1
4
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
8
15
0
Religion/religious Studies
6
3
2
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
13
Russian Studies
3
Social Psychology
0
3
Social Sciences, General
86
0
Social Sciences, Other
18
20
5
Social Work
35
520
0
8
Sociology
47
21
12
Spanish and Iberian Studies
1
Sustainability Studies
0
Urban Studies/affairs
39
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics, General
135
1
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
82
56
6
24
Art Teacher Education
19
Biology Teacher Education
0
0
Business Teacher Education
8
Chemistry Teacher Education
0
1
Chinese Language and Literature
0
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
12
210
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
119
Creative Writing
52
Curriculum and Instruction
0
3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
18
28
Education, General
0
0
Education, Other
38
0
1
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
13
0
2
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
22
2
Educational/instructional Technology
5
Elementary Education and Teaching
27
21
0
English Language and Literature, General
0
6
1
1
English Language and Literature/letters, Other
0
English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
115
25
7
English/language Arts Teacher Education
15
15
Foreign Language Teacher Education
1
1
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
5
5
0
0
French Language and Literature
29
16
6
French Language Teacher Education
4
General Studies
0
German Language and Literature
7
0
2
German Language Teacher Education
0
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
0
Hebrew Language and Literature
18
5
Higher Education/higher Education Administration
4
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
3
International and Comparative Education
50
1
6
Italian Language and Literature
4
2
4
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
1
488
39
Mathematics Teacher Education
13
3
Music Teacher Education
20
40
18
0
Reading Teacher Education
10
Rhetoric and Composition
0
0
0
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
13
Russian Language and Literature
3
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
1
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
0
Social Studies Teacher Education
6
8
Spanish Language and Literature
29
7
3
Spanish Language Teacher Education
2
20
Special Education and Teaching, General
10
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
0
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
34
4
4
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Health Nurse/nursing
68
1
1
Audiology/audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
19
46
1
Cardiovascular Technology/technologist
0
Clinical Nurse Specialist
10
1
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technician
0
Critical Care Nursing
43
0
6
Dental Assisting/assistant
0
Dental Clinical Sciences, General
38
Dental Hygiene/hygienist
51
14
Dental Laboratory Technology/technician
17
Dentistry
350
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
37
105
1
Geriatric Nurse/nursing
4
2
3
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
0
11
9
0
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/management
67
1
Medicine
165
Nurse Midwife/nursing Midwifery
5
0
Nursing Administration
12
Nursing Education
9
Nursing Practice
0
Nursing Science
2
Occupational Therapy/therapist
70
0
Palliative Care Nursing
0
0
Pediatric Nurse/nursing
16
0
2
Pharmacology
6
4
Physical Therapy Technician/assistant
0
Physical Therapy/therapist
2
2
29
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants, Other
0
0
0
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
10
1
2
Public Health, General
19
88
1
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
0
0
0
0
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
413
17
0
3
Toxicology
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Cinematography and Film/video Production
354
101
6
Commercial and Advertising Art
0
9
Dance, General
23
32
0
Digital Arts
0
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
341
45
0
1
Film/video and Photographic Arts, Other
0
Fine/studio Arts, General
48
15
1
1
Game and Interactive Media Design
21
Music Performance, General
51
72
0
6
Music Technology
34
40
3
Music Theory and Composition
6
31
Music, General
10
2
6
Photography
32
Playwriting and Screenwriting
56
48
Technical Theatre/theatre Design and Technology
16
Visual and Performing Arts, General
0
0
Visual and Performing Arts, Other
71
217
7
6
Voice and Opera
15
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced Legal Research/studies, General
116
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law
58
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law
3
International Business, Trade, and Tax Law
23
1
International Law and Legal Studies
110
Law
485
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
14
1
1
Tax Law/taxation
160
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
3
11
Computer and Information Sciences, General
152
498
21
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
36
0
Computer Graphics
13
22
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/technician
0
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
0
1
Computer/information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
0
1
Information Science/studies
31
Management Information Systems, General
1
Systems Engineering
6
Web Page, Digital/multimedia and Information Resources Design
110
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Actuarial Science
7
Anatomy
0
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
0
Biochemistry
23
0
1
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
30
Bioinformatics
2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
11
0
2
Biology/biological Sciences, General
76
66
11
Biotechnology
32
Cell/cellular Biology and Histology
6
9
Chemistry, General
49
10
17
Computational Science
4
Engineering Physics/applied Physics
1
Environmental Health
10
7
Financial Mathematics
57
0
Geology/earth Science, General
0
Informatics
22
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
1
Mathematics and Statistics, Other
20
0
0
0
Mathematics, General
86
35
18
Microbiology, General
1
3
Neuroscience
43
0
4
Pathology/experimental Pathology
6
12
Physics, General
21
36
13
Physiology, General
10
12
Polymer Chemistry
6
Statistics, General
19
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Architecture and Related Services, Other
12
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
14
2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
11
0
2
Biomedical Sciences, General
11
1
Biotechnology
32
Chemical Engineering
46
5
1
City/urban, Community and Regional Planning
34
0
Civil Engineering, General
42
42
2
0
Computer Engineering, General
25
79
1
Computer Software Engineering
0
Construction Engineering
5
0
0
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
52
162
3
12
Engineering/industrial Management
1
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering
12
Industrial Engineering
45
Manufacturing Engineering
11
1
Mechanical Engineering
88
30
3
Structural Engineering
1
Transportation and Highway Engineering
14
1
Transportation and Materials Moving, Other
4
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communication and Media Studies, Other
226
49
10
Communications Technology/technician
18
2
0
Design and Visual Communications, General
1
Digital Communication and Media/multimedia
2
Journalism
96
115
24
Journalism, Other
2
Publishing
44
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/technician
11
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hotel/motel Administration/management
65
56
2
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
0
1
Tourism and Travel Services Management
24
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ecology
42
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Construction Engineering
5
0
0
Construction Management
33
2
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at New York University

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Bioinformatics
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/commerce, General
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
Computer Engineering, General
Computer/information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General
Industrial Engineering
Language Interpretation and Translation
Manufacturing Engineering
Organizational Behavior Studies
Organizational Leadership
Project Management
Real Estate

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

School Accreditation Information
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
Didactic Program in Dietetics
Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education
Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Predoctoral
Dental Hygiene (DH)
Endodontics
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Pediatric Dentistry
Periodontics
Prosthodontics (including maxillofacial prosthetics and combined prosthodontics/maxillofacial prosthetics)
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education
Health Services Administration (HSA) - Graduate programs in health services administration
Council on Education for Public Health
Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree
Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs
Graduate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (GTEAC) - Graduate programs
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
Law (LAW) - Professional schools
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (Steinhardt Sch. of Culture, Education, and Human Development)
Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (Departments of Psychiatry and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry)
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine)
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc., Accreditation Commission
(SCPE) - Clinical pastoral education (CPE) centers offering CPE and supervisory CPE programs
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
New York State Board of Regents, State Education Department, Office of the Professions (Nursing Education)
RN Baccalaureate Degree Programs
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 15 Reviews
Alumni
BA, Dramatic Literature, Class of 2011
no idea
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BFA, Class of 1994
Job Placement, Career Center, Alumni Network
Rated January 2016
Alumni
East Asian Studies, Class of 2008
I don't know
Rated January 2016
Alumni
politics, Class of 2005
none
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in English Lit, Class of 2000
Online career services. Alumni network.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Spanish, Class of 2007
No idea. I do not remember at all.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance, Class of 2005
they do their best to bring in casting directors, photographers, directors, and previous graduates but there is absolutely nothing that could possibly prepare you for the real business of musical theater acting in NYC except doing it.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Film/TV Arts, Class of 2000
at the time i graduated there were none
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Management , Class of 2004
Alumni relations, career services, networking events
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Philanthropy, Class of 1991
I don't know. Graduated in 91
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 15 Reviews
Alumni
BA, Dramatic Literature, Class of 2011
a lot of orange county / LA / tri-state suburban kids. on balance, fairly attractive i suppose
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BFA, Class of 1994
Good experience to network but mostly concentrated on my classwork
Rated January 2016
Alumni
East Asian Studies, Class of 2008
Annoying and entitled
Rated January 2016
Alumni
politics, Class of 2005
very large, but you make close friends
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in English Lit, Class of 2000
It was a large university so it's hard to generalize. It was an eclectic mix.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Spanish, Class of 2007
A little hipstery and overly self-involved.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance, Class of 2005
I loved that NYC and the village in particular is so inclusive of all kinds of people123.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Film/TV Arts, Class of 2000
not inclusive for those focusing on TV studies - i was told by my advisor i should have gone to Syracuse
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Management , Class of 2004
Diverse
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Philanthropy, Class of 1991
Liberal
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 15 Reviews
Alumni
BA, Dramatic Literature, Class of 2011
in new york, dining halls are irrelevant/unnecessary. computer labs were decent. dorms were, on balance, probably above average, but varied greatly in quality and were still dorms.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BFA, Class of 1994
All facilities were good
Rated January 2016
Alumni
East Asian Studies, Class of 2008
Computer labs, dorms, classrooms, libraries, dining halls, gyms
Rated January 2016
Alumni
politics, Class of 2005
great labs, dorms, classrooms and dining
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in English Lit, Class of 2000
Good facilities. Dorms were nice. Some of the classrooms were old.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Spanish, Class of 2007
Overpriced but very nice.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance, Class of 2005
Dorms are notoriously good since we almost have no communal bathrooms.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Film/TV Arts, Class of 2000
State of the art at the time i went
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Management , Class of 2004
Excellent
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Philanthropy, Class of 1991
Up to date
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 15 Reviews
Alumni
BA, Dramatic Literature, Class of 2011
wasn't involved enough to answer
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BFA, Class of 1994
Catholic Society, Newspaper Staff, Sports
Rated January 2016
Alumni
East Asian Studies, Class of 2008
Political clubs
Rated January 2016
Alumni
politics, Class of 2005
unsure
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in English Lit, Class of 2000
There was a wide variety of student groups.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Spanish, Class of 2007
I don't know. It's easy to attend NYU and be disconnected from the school. It's not got that kind of campus culture.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance, Class of 2005
It's popular to do what you do. We don't have cliques. There is no cool or uncool there. You pursue your individual passion and that is cool. There is no football. Being a meathead or into sports and not academics at all is the only thing that would be uncool.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Film/TV Arts, Class of 2000
No idea - i worked when i wasn't in class
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Management , Class of 2004
Frat parties
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Philanthropy, Class of 1991
Too long ago to remember
Rated January 2016