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New York School of Interior Design

Overview

At a Glance

School type

Private, not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Faculty

113 Faculty Members | 7:01 student faculty ratio

Religious affliation

Not applicable

Mission Statement

NYSID is one among only a handful of fully accredited colleges in the United States dedicated solely to the interior design profession. And NYSID is the only such institution in the New York City metropolitan area.

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cost & financial aid

Annual tuition & fees

Undergraduate

In state

$33,770

Out of state

$33,770
Graduate

In state

$38,510

Out of state

$38,510

Financial Aid: Undergraduates

Received financial aid
38%
Did not receive aid
62%
Type of aid % of students receiving aid Average amount
Federal grants 31.0% $5,846
State/local grants 8.0% $5,165
Institutional grants 31.0% $5,531
Loans 31.0% $5,753

Financial aid resources

Paying for college

Learn about different ways to cover costs, incluing financial aid, GI Bills, grants and scholarships

Applying for financial Aid

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Academics

Most Popular Undergraduate majors

  • Interior Design
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Undergraduate Majors X

  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
    • Interior Design
      • A program in the applied visual arts that prepares individuals to apply artistic principles and techniques to the professional planning, designing, equipping, and furnishing of residential and commercial interior spaces. Includes instruction in computer applications, drafting, and graphic techniques; principles of interior lighting, acoustics, systems integration, and color coordination; furniture and furnishings; textiles and their finishing; the history of interior design and period styles; basic structural design; building codes and inspection regulations; and applications to office, hotel, factory, restaurant and housing design. See other colleges that offer this major

Most Popular Graduate programs

  • Interior Design
  • Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology
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Graduate ProgramsX

  • ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
    • Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology
      • A program that focuses on the application of advanced technology to building design and construction, retrofitting existing buildings, and efficient operation of buildings, including lighting and daylight design, acoustics, solar design, building conservation, and energy-conscious design. Includes instruction in architecture, building technology, civil and structural engineering, mechanical engineering, environmental control systems, sustainability, and computer tools and applications. See other colleges that offer this major
  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
    • Interior Design
      • A program in the applied visual arts that prepares individuals to apply artistic principles and techniques to the professional planning, designing, equipping, and furnishing of residential and commercial interior spaces. Includes instruction in computer applications, drafting, and graphic techniques; principles of interior lighting, acoustics, systems integration, and color coordination; furniture and furnishings; textiles and their finishing; the history of interior design and period styles; basic structural design; building codes and inspection regulations; and applications to office, hotel, factory, restaurant and housing design. See other colleges that offer this major
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Admissions

Undergraduate acceptance rate

Acceptance rate
53.93%
  • Apply 191
  • Accepted 103
  • Attend 20

Application Fee

Undergraduate
$60
Graduate
$60

Undergraduate application requirements

  • High school transcript

    Required
  • High school GPA

    Required
  • Recommendation letter

    Required
  • Admissions test
    (SAT or ACT)

    Not applicable
  • TOEFL
    (international students)

    Required
  • Completion of college
    prep program

    Not applicable
  • Demonstration of
    competencies

    Required
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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
89%
Male Students
11%

Student Ethnicities
  1. Caucasian53.88%
  2. Two Or More Ethnicities17.32%
  3. Hispanic/Latino11.79%
  4. Asian7.31%
  5. Not Specified5.22%
  6. Black4.18%
  7. American Indian/Alaska Native0.3%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled

849

Undergraduate students

677

Graduate students

172

Attendance breakdown

Full time
46%
Part time
54%

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
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