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New York University Student Demographics & Graduation Rate Information

New York, NY

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
26,981
Women
15,537 (57.6%)
Men
11,444 (42.4%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
25,872
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
23.9% Asian
10.2% Black/African-American
20.5% Hispanic/Latino
5.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
32.7% White
6.9% Unknown
International Students.
21.8% from 135 countries
Average Age
20
All Graduate Students
25,904

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
94.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
76.4%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
83.2%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
85.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
88%
Average Starting Salary
88%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
12.0%
Disciplines Pursued
Business 1%
Law 7%
Arts and Sciences 5%
Medicine 4%
Education 4%
Other 3%

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