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Gemological Institute of America-New York


At a Glance

School type

Private, not-for-profit, less-than 2-year

Religious affliation

Not applicable

Mission Statement

Established in 1931, the nonprofit Gemological Institute of America is the world's foremost authority in gemology. GIA's mission is to ensure the public's trust in gems and jewelry by upholding the highest standards of integrity, academics, science and professionalism through education, research, laboratory services and instrument development.

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cost & financial aid

Financial Aid: Undergraduates

Received financial aid
Did not receive aid
Type of aid % of students receiving aid Average amount
Federal grants 14.0% $887
State/local grants 5.0% $1,000
Institutional grants 10.0% $19,402
Loans 10.0% $14,883

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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
Male Students

Student Ethnicities
  1. Caucasian35.8%
  2. Two Or More Ethnicities18.53%
  3. Asian17.28%
  4. Hispanic/Latino13.58%
  5. Not Specified9.88%
  6. Black3.7%
  7. American Indian/Alaska Native1.23%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled


Undergraduate students


Attendance breakdown

Full time
Part time

Student services

  • Meal plan
  • Counseling services
  • Remedial services
  • Work-study
  • Placement services
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening classes
  • On-campus day care for student's children

Top five largest sports teams

Male sports:
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Female sports:
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Full List of Athletics

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