School of Visual Arts

Acceptance Rate 72 %
SAT Average 1,203
Tuition & Fees $45,000
Student Population 3,692
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $15,310

Academic Overview

School of Visual Arts is a private (for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in New York, New York. It is a School of art, music, and design by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2022 tuition & fees are $45,000 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,692 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 72% and the graduation rate is 72% last year.
The salary after graduation from School of Visual Arts varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $47,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of School of Visual Arts are $45,000. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $50,400 on average.
School of Visual Arts 2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at SVA. The acceptance rate of SVA is 72% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 32%. The average graduation rate is 72% and the transfer-out rate is 27%. The average received amount of financial aid is $15,310 and 51% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,692 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for School of Visual Arts is 72 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for School of Visual Arts is 72 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for School of Visual Arts is 27 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for School of Visual Arts is 86 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for School of Visual Arts is 3,692
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for School of Visual Arts is 8 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
8 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $15,310 at School of Visual Arts.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

SVA offers 26 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree100
Master's Degree160

Special Learning Opportunities

School of Visual Arts does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,225)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

School of Visual Arts has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges