Established in 1944, Fashion Institute of Technology is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large metropolis of New York City (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), New York. Officially accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 76 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. FIT also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Fashion Institute of Technology|
|Address||227 W 27Th Street
New York City
10001-5992 New York
|Tel||+1 (212) 217 7999|
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is required
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||Seventh Avenue at 27 Street
New York City 10001-5992
(212) 217 7675
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, primarily residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, some graduate coexistence|
Fashion Institute of Technology's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 116,005 physical volumes, 18,608 physical media, 115,013 digital/electronic medium and 157 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Fashion Institute of Technology provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,400 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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