Student Population at The New School
2021 Student Population
A total of 9,047 students have enrolled at The New School - 6,399 undergraduate and 2,648 graduate.
By gender, 2,442 male and 6,605 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 7,924 full-time students and 1,123 part-time students.
The number of students at The New School is very large compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Baylor University and Drexel University, its population is small (average population is 14,590).
The New School offers online degree/certificate programs and 8,570 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 2,442 male and 6,605 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.37 to 1 and the ratio is very lower (more women students at the school) (the average male-to-female ratio over all U.S. colleges is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status.
Gender Distribution Table
Gedner Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 3,019 White students (33.37%) and 990 Hispanic students (10.94%) at The New School(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at The New School.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||6||2||4|
|Black or African American||327||119||208|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||8||3||5|
|Two or More Races||294||69||225|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||1||0||1|
|Black or African American||189||62||127|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||4||1||3|
|Two or More Races||60||13||47|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 6,575 students whose age under twenty five and 1,186 students whose age is over thirty years old at The New School.
Especially, 133 students are younger than eighteen and 12 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at The New School.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||3||1||2|
|65 and over||9||6||3|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At The New School, 8,921 students (98.61% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 8,570 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 3,034 students live in New York where The New School is located in and 3,835 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||8,570||6,272||2,298|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||351||125||226|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||126||2||124|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||8,570||6,272||2,298|
|New York Residents||3,034||1,923||1,111|
|Other State in U.S.||3,835||3,088||747|
|Outside of U.S.||1,690||1,254||436|