New York contains 189 schools that offer liberal arts and humanities programs. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest-ranking liberal arts and humanities school in NY, has a total student population of 24,230 and is the 4th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 189 liberal arts and humanities schools in New York, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The New School comes out as the most expensive ($39,004/yr), with Farmingdale State College as the lowest recorded at only $7,028/yr.
Liberal Arts and Humanities students from New York schools who go on to become liberal arts and humanities graduate professionals, designers, artists, reporters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Mathematicians make on average $93,920 per year and there are about 2,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New York alone, there are 80 employed mathematicians earning an average yearly salary of $82,170. Education teachers in this state earn $73,620/yr and there are 2,200 employed.
Also, within the liberal arts and humanities schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from liberal arts and humanities, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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