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Fact Sheet Fall 2017

Applicants

First-time Freshmen  
Completed Applications 4,739
Accepted Applications 2,229
Enrolled Applicants 1,066
Acceptance Rate 47%
(Source: Federal IPED Report and Common Data Set)
   
Transfers  
Completed Applications 1,957
Accepted Applications 1,021
Enrolled Applicants 754
Acceptance Rate 52%
(Source: Common Data Set)  

Enrollment

Enrollment Status    
Full-Time 7,341 83%
Part-Time 1,505 17%
Level    
Undergraduate 8,661 98%
Graduate 185 2%
Degree    
Associate 4,238 48%
Bachelor 3,716 41%
Master's 184 2%
Non-matriculated 738 8%
School    
Art & Design 3,322 36%
Business & Technology 4,489 51%
Liberal Arts 113 1%
Non-matriculated 738 8%
Graduate 184 2%
Total Headcount 8,846  
(Source: SIRIS)    

Student Demographics

Race/Ethnicity (percent of known race)  
American Indian or Alaskan 10 .5%
Asian 991 11%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 21 .5%
Black 820 9%
White 3,923 44%
Hispanic 1,659 19%
Multi-Racial 299 3%
Non-Resident Aliens 1,051 12%
Unknown 72 1%
Total 8,846  
     
Gender    
Male 1,368 15%
Female 7,478 85%
Total 8,846  
     
Residency Status    
New York City 3,166 36%
New York State 2,296 26%
Out of State 3,384 38%
Total 8,846  
     
Age in Fall    
19 and under 2,682 29%
20-21 2,898 31%
22-24 1,611 17%
25-29 1,015 11%
30-34 418 5%
35-39 236 3%
40 and higher   412 4%
Total  9,272  
(Source: SIRIS)    
     
Average age, full-time first-time degree seekers   18
Average age, all degree seekers   22
(Source: Common Data Set)     

Degrees Awarded - July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016

Associate 2,271
 
BS 1,045  
BFA 544  
Bachelors Total
1,589
 
MPS 39  
MA 30  
MFA  10  
Masters Total
79
 
Certificates 71
 
Total 4,010
 
(Source: Federal IPED Report)    

Graduation Rate

Entering Fall 2010 Fall 2011 Fall 2012 Fall 2013 Fall 2014
Percent graduating in three years: 73% 73% 74% 76% 81%
Four year average graduation rate: 73% 74% 74% 74% 76%
Percent transferring to another institution: 5% 4% 8% 9% 6%
(Source: Tabulations following IPEDS methodology)          

Graduation Rates for Specific FIT Programs (.pdf)

First-Year Student Retention Rate

Entering Fall 2012 Fall 2013 Fall 2014 Fall 2015 Fall 2016
Retention Rate 88% 89% 90% 89% 89%
(Source: Common Data Set)          

Class Size

Students per class Fall 2016 Courses % of courses
2-9 133 1%
10-19 998 42%
20-29 1,245 54%
30-39 4 1%
Total 2,370 100%
(Source: Common Data Set)    

Student/Faculty Ratio

Student to Faculty Ratio 15 to 1
(Source: Common Data Set)  

Instructional Faculty

             Fall 2013 Fall 2014 Fall 2015 Fall 2016 Fall 2017
Full-Time Men 112 108 101 104 98
Full-Time Women 128 124 128 128 128
Total Full-Time 240
232
229 232 226
Part-Time Men 345 361 341 425 376
Part-Time Women 359 377 397 459 426
Total Part-Time 704
738
738 884 802
Total Faculty  944
970
967 1,116 944
FT Tenured Faculty  209 205 197 202 197
Percent FT Tenured Faculty  87% 88% 86% 87% 76%
Full-Time Equivalent Faculty  475 478 475 527  

 

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