Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

New York, NY
4-year
Small
Urban

Questions and Answers

Lia S.
14 days ago
What mental health resources do you offer to make sure students have the optimal opportunity to succeed?
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
We have an in-house counseling support center, and offer off-campus options as well, for those who need them. We also have on-going wellness programming offered to all students and staff!
Nicholas D.
19 days ago
What kind of merit scholarships does Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art offer?
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
Every student admitted receives a $22,275.00 merit scholarship. Beyond that, exceptional students identified through the application process are offered merit scholarships.
Andrew R.
21 days ago
Can I take an in-person tour of Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art campus?
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
Yes, you can! Register here: https://connect.cooper.edu/portal/in-person-tours
Noah W.
1 month ago
Since this is a school focused mostly on creativity and sciences, are essays viewed as a big important piece in classrooms?
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
HI Noah - Essays are considered important, as we have core courses required in the Humanities and Social Sciences. We also have a writing support center to help you, should you wish!
Noah W.
1 month ago
What is the cost range for the different housing that is available to Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art freshmen?
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
HI - a double room in our residence hall is $13000, and a single room is $14,000.
Tiah W.
3 months ago
What is the average class size of upper division courses at Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art?
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
HI Tiah - In our upper division courses, you will typically find 15 or fewer students. Best, Hillary

Academic details

1283-1510
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
31-34
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
6 to 1
Selectivity
Selective (16% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

30% White
22% Asian
10% Hispanic
5% Multiracial
3% Black
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Senior Software Engineer179k
Creative Director125k
Software Engineer120k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)110k
Chemical Engineer79k
Mechanical Engineer77k
Senior Graphic Designer67k
Based on 1,092 student responses
69.3kAvg. Early Career Pay
136.1kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
47%in High-Meaning careers
56%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$34,356
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$5,040
Average Pell Grant
$4,585
Average Federal Loans

$32,656
Average Institutional Grant
$9,830
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$46,700 / year
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