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 590 enrolled students, which allows them to offer smaller classes.

The acceptance rate for this school is lower than most schools and competition is high, given that only 20 percent of students who applied are granted admission to the school. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall NYSID Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for New York School of Interior Design was reported as 24.1% in Fall 2020 with over 340 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.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for New York School of Interior Design has been on a downward trend over the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 34.8%
  • 2017-2018: 33.3%
  • 2018-2019: 21.8%
  • 2019-2020: 24.1%
  • Projected NYSID Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 24.6%

How Does NYSID Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for New York School of Interior Design is more than 100% lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
The Juilliard School6.9%
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art15.5%
Metropolitan College of New York32.2%
The King?s College41.7%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

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

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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