New York University Graduate Program Reviews

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97%
of students recommend
(3.95 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 552 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE, + 3 more
  • Programmatic Accreditation: AACSB, + 12 more
  • Campus Setting: City: Large
  • Student Population: 50,027 (25,722 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 33% part-time, 67% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $40,984
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

3.08 out of 5.0
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Degree: Occupational Therapy
Graduation Year: 2014

Some of the pros of joining the occupational therapy program at NYU is the rigorous training and the development of proper skills to be the best therapist I can be. I have been given the support from my professors to succeed. They encourage students to pursue your dreams. In my experience not too many professors care about their students as much as some of the professors at NYU. There expectation of excellence is not only academic but also as a human being. The diversity that NYU offers was also important part of my decision when deciding what school I was going to attend. I am aware that as a therapist Im going to be around many different cultures and that is a key component to being a therapist and no text book can offer that. Some drawbacks are obviously the cost, and the living expenses of NYC. Sometimes there are issues or delays with their financial aid department. This can be a bit nerve wrecking but overall I am happy with my choice to attend NYU.
3.92 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2014

The professors have been/are still in the business and have invaluable knowledge of not only the theatre community, but the city as well.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Human Resources
Graduation Year: 2015

I am entering my grad program so I have not developed a great sense of the cons yet. The process leading up to the first semester has been a great experience so far.
3.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Sciences
Graduation Year: 2014

The Master of Science in Global Affairs program is a forward thinking and ever progressive program that truly prepares students for professional work in an ever changing world. The program is still relatively new and needs to expand its scope of courses but is very promising and a great success in my opinion.
3.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2015

Pros: the program is very rich, the facuty are very supportive cons: tution fees are very high and the offered awards are too low.
2.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: Social Sciences
Graduation Year: 2015

Pros: Very knowledgeable faculty and possibility of networking. Cons: Expensive tuition. almost no scholarships or financial aid for international students.
3.25 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2014

The pros of the International Ed program are that many of my peers are themselves International Scholars (enriches the learning environment), TAs and student advisors are both helpful and accessible, course texts are interdisciplinary and cross-cultural, and the school has a great library. Cons are the lack of financial aid and courses can sometimes be too interdisciplinary, placing the responsibility of building foundational knowledge on the student alone.
3.17 out of 5.0
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Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2015

NYU has reward winning faculty that are active in the fields in which they teach. The professors are very studious and the level of communication is open. The only con I have is that financial aid is lacking.
3.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2014

New York University is a great school with lots of opportunities for any career path one wants to take. The graduate program challenges students greatly and provides them with renowned faculty that has many years of experience and expertise. The only setback is the cost of the program, especially the graduate programs and lack of scholarships.
3.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Journalism
Graduation Year: 2015

Pros: -Incredible connections in the world on Journalism -Great location -High-quality professors, with experience in the field Cons: -Little financial aid-- very expensive program -No "college life" vibe, given the downtown locale
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