About NYU Steinhardt

Steinhardt Facts at a Glance

Degrees Granted in 2015-16

723 BS, BM, and BFA
1,168 MFA, MM, MA, and MS
116 PhD, EdD, and DPT

Student Enrollment

5,853 students from 86 countries, 50 US states, and Puerto Rico
2,685 undergraduates
2,659 master's and advanced certificate students
386 PhD students
125 professional doctorate students (EdD, DPT)

Full-Time Students

98% of undergraduates
64% of master's and advanced certificate students
70% of doctoral students

Average Student Age

Undergraduate: 20
Master's and advanced certificate: 28
PhD: 33
Professional doctorate: 35


292 full-time faculty
79 research scientists
52 involved in funded research
88 serving on editorial review boards of academic journals
59% women
22% people of color

Honors Awarded to Faculty in 2012-2016

Guggenheim Fellowships
4 Fulbright Scholars
3 Grammy Awards
2 National Academy of Education members
Pulitzer Prize
Tony Award
American Association for the Advancement of Science fellow