New York University
New York University was founded in 1831. It is now one of the largest private universities in the United States. A leading research institution and a truly global university, it is working towards becoming the future of idea capital. Of the more than 3,000 colleges and universities in America, the University is one of only 60 member institutions of the distinguished Association of American Universities. Today, students come from every state in the union and from 133 foreign countries. New York University’s mission is to be a top quality international centre of scholarship, teaching and research.
It fosters innovation and entrepreneurship across the university through a wide variety of offerings both inside and outside the classroom. Whether the students are beginning their undergraduate education and pursuing a strong liberal arts foundation or seeking an advanced degree with a professional focus, the University's schools and colleges adhere to the highest standard of academic enterprise and innovation. It’s schools, colleges, and degree granting campuses offer a diverse spectrum of undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and specialized degree programs.
The university’s original campus is located in New York City, which is now cited as one of America's safest big cities. The university seeks to take academic and cultural advantage of its location and to embrace diversity among faculty, staff and students to ensure a wide range of perspectives, including international perspectives, in the educational experience.
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