Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

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Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art can be found in New York, NY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around a thousand students enrolled per year at Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art.

Students can report either the ACT or SAT scores to Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. A score in the range of 1830 to 2220 on the SAT exam, or 29 to 33 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.62 - 3.96. The acceptance rate of Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art is considered highly competitive, with only 8 percent of students which applied being admitted. You can get more information from the admissions office website at cooper.edu.

Overall Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

7.7%

The overall acceptance rate for Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art was reported as 7.7% in Fall 2013 with over 3,190 applications submitted to Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • SAT Scores: 1830 - 2220
  • ACT Scores: 29 - 33
  • Average GPA: 3.62 - 3.96

How Hard Is It to Get into Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art?

Applicant Selectivity: High

The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 7.4%
  • 2010-2011: 8.4%
  • 2011-2012: 7.7%
  • 2012-2013: 7.7%
  • 2013-2014: 7.7%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 7.8%

How Does Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Compare?

7.7%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art is more than 100% lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
The King?s College71.2%
New York School of Interior Design46.8%
The Juilliard School7.3%
Manhattan School of Music34.3%
Concordia College-New York67.0%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants3,19352.9%47.1%
Admitted24762.3%37.7%
Enrolled18663.4%36.6%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading610 - 710
Math610 - 780
Writing610 - 730
Total Score1830 - 2220
ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score29 - 33
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