Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

Mission Statement

The Cooper Union will provide the highest-quality education in the disciplines of art, design, architecture, engineering and related studies, to those gifted students who may most benefit from its academic scholarships, location, size and supportive environment, and, in addition, will offer relevant programs to its various publics.


Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
7 East 7th Street
New York, NY 10003-7120
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Contact Information

General Information: 212-353-4100

College at a Glance

  • School Type:
    Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Faculty:
    53 Faculty Members | 18:1 Student:Faculty Ratio
  • Religious Affiliation:
    Not applicable
  • Mission Highlights:
    Institution is open to the public

Tuition & Fees Per Year





Student Body Breakdown

Total Enrolled:

Student Demographics

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  • 35.28% (Female Students)
  • 64.72% (Male Students)
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  • 26.76% (Asian)
  • 0.16% (Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander)
  • 10.10% (Black)
  • 52.88% (Caucasian)
  • 8.17% (Hispanic/Latino)
  • 1.92% (American Indian/Alaska Native)

Pay For College with ROTC

Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) is a college scholarship program that prepares students to become military officers. Offered at more than 1,000 colleges and universities, it can help cover the costs of tuition and expenses.
Learn more about ROTC. Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) is a college program, offered at more than 1,000 colleges and universities across the United States, that prepares young adults to become military officers. In exchange for a paid college education and a guaranteed post-college career, ROTC students commit to serve in the Military after graduation (generally three to four years of Active Duty).
Learn more about ROTC

Army ROTC: yes  Navy ROTC: no  Air Force ROTC: no 

Undergraduate Admissions

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  • 2,536 Apply
  • 382 Are Accepted
  • 228 Actually Attend

Types of Degrees Offered

  • yes Certificate
  • no Associate's Degree
  • yes Bachelor's Degree
  • yes Master's Degree
  • no Doctoral Degree

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Financial aid is only available for those who qualify.