New York Colleges
#46 in New York Colleges
Federal Region II
#20 in Federal Region II

Overview

Fashion Institute of Technology is ranked 46th in New York Colleges and 20th in Federal Region II.
Next statements evaluate Fashion Institute of Technology by comparing key academic facts to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.
  • It has average tuition & fees of $16,493.
  • The acceptance rate (54%) is average.
  • It has average number of students of 8,767.
  • It offers limited area of study (48 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of FIT are $16,493 (out-of-state rate) and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Fashion Institute of Technology $16,493

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Public, 4-Years Colleges $18,895

4-Years Colleges $22,926

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York $17,876

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 graduate tuition & fees of FIT are $24,209 (out-of-state rate) and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Fashion Institute of Technology $24,209

All U.S. Colleges $18,842

Public, 4-Years Colleges $20,343

4-Years Colleges $18,848

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York $23,238

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate of FIT is 54% and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Fashion Institute of Technology 54%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 72%

4-Years Colleges 68%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 57%

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The yield, also known as enrollment rate, of FIT is 59% and the yield is much higher (highly eager to enroll) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Fashion Institute of Technology 59%

All U.S. Colleges 37%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 32%

4-Years Colleges 35%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 25%

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at FIT is 80% and it is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Fashion Institute of Technology 80%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 48%

4-Years Colleges 51%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 59%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at FIT is 10% and it is much lower (most first-time students continue to attend) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Fashion Institute of Technology 10%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 23%

4-Years Colleges 24%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 25%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at FIT is 89% and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Fashion Institute of Technology 89%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 74%

4-Years Colleges 73%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 79%

Student Population

The total student population at FIT is 8,767 and its population average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Fashion Institute of Technology 8,767

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Public, 4-Years Colleges 11,396

4-Years Colleges 4,686

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 9,101

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at FIT is $6,231 which is 37.78% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is higher compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Fashion Institute of Technology $6,231

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Public, 4-Years Colleges $7,301

4-Years Colleges $12,161

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York $7,630

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at FIT is 16 to 1 and the ratio is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Fashion Institute of Technology 16 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Public, 4-Years Colleges 17 to 1

4-Years Colleges 14 to 1

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 15 to 1

Number of Programs

FIT offers 48 programs and it means limited area of study compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Fashion Institute of Technology 48

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 4-Years Colleges 108

4-Years Colleges 58

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 112

Number of Online Programs

FIT offers 2 online programs and it means limited online classes compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Fashion Institute of Technology 2

All U.S. Colleges 13

Public, 4-Years Colleges 17

4-Years Colleges 15

Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York 10