New York School of Interior Design (NYSID)

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NYSID can be found in New York, NY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. NYSID has only around 740 enrolled students, which allows them to offer smaller classes.

Many students at New York School of Interior Design scored in the range of 1330 (25th percentile) to 1590 (75th percentile) on the SAT. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the NYSID average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.98 - 3.18. This school has an acceptance rate of around 47 percent with 44 percent of applicants choosing to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall NYSID Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for New York School of Interior Design was reported as 46.8% in Fall 2013 with over 154 college applications submitted to NYSID. 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

  • NYSID SAT Scores: 1330 - 1590
  • NYSID Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.18

How Hard Is It to Get into New York School of Interior Design?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into New York School of Interior Design, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

How Does NYSID Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for New York School of Interior Design is nineteen percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
The Juilliard School7.3%
Manhattan School of Music34.3%
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art7.7%
The King?s College71.2%
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 Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

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


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to NYSID (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading440 - 520
Math430 - 550
Writing460 - 520
Total Score1330 - 1590
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