Nyack College 1

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1 South Boulevard

Nyack, NY 10960-3698

Phone: (845) 358-1710
2012-2013 Tuition
tuition and fees
rolling admission

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Regional Universities (North)

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Nyack College is a private institution that was founded in 1882. It has a suburban setting. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Nyack College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (North), Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $22,500 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Nyack College is the only accredited Christian liberal arts college in the New York metropolitan area. Founded in 1882 and affiliated with The Christian & Missionary Alliance, Nyack is unique in the multicultural mix of its students. Representing more than 30 countries, 40 U.S. states, and 30 denominations, they come together in a common commitment to Jesus Christ. Nyack offers more than 30 majors and focuses on practical preparation for ministry, missions, education, business, music, social work and other careers. The Rockland County campus borders a quaint village overlooking the Hudson River just 20 miles from the Manhattan campus.

General Information

School type private
Year founded 1882
Religious affiliation Christian and Missionary Alliance
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment N/A


When applying to Nyack College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 30. The application fee at Nyack College is $25. It is least selective, with an acceptance rate of 96.4 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity least selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 96.4% 4
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 30

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Academic Life

The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 66 percent.

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Student-faculty ratio N/A 4
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

Nyack College is part of the NAIA athletic conference.

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Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association NAIA

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Campus Info & Services

Nyack College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance. Nyack College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Nyack College.

Students who have cars on campus N/A
Health insurance offered Yes

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Tuition and fees $22,500 (2012-13)
Room and board $8,400 (2012-13)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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