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Tightest New York Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

Next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) New York colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. Columbia University in the City of New York has the lowest acceptance rate as of 5.45% for academic year 2019-2020 in New York. Next table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in New York.
Tightest New York Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Columbia University in the City of New York
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
5.45%42,8232,3321,46562.82%
2The Juilliard School
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
6.88%2,70418611662.37%
3Cornell University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsIthaca, NY
10.85%49,1145,3303,18959.83%
4United States Military Academy
Public, 4 or more yearsWest Point, NY
12.03%11,6751,4051,17183.35%
5Barnard College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
11.77%9,3201,09763257.61%
6Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
15.45%2,38836918650.41%
7New York University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
16.20%79,46212,8735,75244.68%
8Hamilton College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsClinton, NY
16.39%8,3391,36747334.60%
9Colgate University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHamilton, NY
22.58%9,9512,24778634.98%
10New York School of Interior Design
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
24.12%340822226.83%