Pratt Institute-Main

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$47,986

4% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$43,068

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

3.93%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

56.8%

7,321 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

5,035

93.4% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

67%

447 Graduates

About

Pratt Institute-Main is a higher education institution located in Kings County, NY. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Pratt Institute-Main were Architecture (119 degrees awarded), Graphic Design (85 degrees), and Interior Design (61 degrees).

In 2017, 1,169 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Pratt Institute-Main. 69.6% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 30.4% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (471 degrees), 3.51 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (134 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Pratt Institute-Main is $47,986, which is $33,986 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Pratt Institute-Main is $47,986, which is $33,986 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $43,068.

In 2017, 76% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 44% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$47,986

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Pratt Institute-Main was $47,986. The cost of tuition at Pratt Institute-Main is $33,986 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

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Average Net Price

$43,068

2017 Value

2.66%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Pratt Institute-Main had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $43,068. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Pratt Institute-Main grew by 2.66%.

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Other Student Expenses

$14,016

Room and Board

$1,750

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Pratt Institute-Main was of $14,016 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,750. The cost of room and board increased by 2.15% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies decreased by 41.7% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

76%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

44%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

76% of undergraduate students at Pratt Institute-Main received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 1.33% with respect to 2016, when 75% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

3.93%

2016 Default Rate

32

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Pratt Institute-Main was 3.93%, which represents 32 out of the 815 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Pratt Institute-Main received 7,321 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 5.78% annual growth. Out of those 7,321 applicants, 4,158 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 56.8% acceptance rate.

There were 5,035 students enrolled at Pratt Institute-Main in 2017, and 61% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Pratt Institute-Main has an overall enrollment yield of 20.1%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

56.8%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

4,158

Accepted Out of 7,321

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Pratt Institute-Main was 56.8% (4,158 admissions from 7,321 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 57.7%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants grew by 5.78%, while admissions grew by 4.21%.

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SAT Scores

61%

Submission Percentage

509

Scores Submitted

61% of enrolled first-time students at Pratt Institute-Main in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Pratt Institute-Main has a total enrollment of 5,035 students. The full-time enrollment at Pratt Institute-Main is 4,702 students and the part-time enrollment is 333. This means that 93.4% of students enrolled at Pratt Institute-Main are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Pratt Institute-Main, both undergraduate and graduate, is 36.5% White, 10.8% Asian, 9.81% Hispanic or Latino, 4.57% Black or African American, 2.98% Two or More Races, 0.0794% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.0794% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Pratt Institute-Main in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (26.4%), followed by White Male (12%) and Asian Female (9.41%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (19.7%), followed by White Male (8.24%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (6.09%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

93.4%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Pratt Institute-Main, both undergraduate and graduate, is 5,035 students. The full-time enrollment at Pratt Institute-Main is 4,702 and the part-time enrollment is 333. This means that 93.4% of students enrolled at Pratt Institute-Main are enrolled full-time compared with 71.1% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

88%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Pratt Institute-Main was 88%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71%), Pratt Institute-Main had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,840

  2. Asian

    543

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    494

The enrolled student population at Pratt Institute-Main is 36.5% White, 10.8% Asian, 9.81% Hispanic or Latino, 4.57% Black or African American, 2.98% Two or More Races, 0.0794% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.0794% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.7% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 15.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 56 students (1.11%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 459 more women than men received degrees from Pratt Institute-Main. The majority of degree recipients at Pratt Institute-Main are white (471 degrees awarded). There were 3.51 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (134 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Pratt Institute-Main is Architecture (119 degrees awarded), followed by Graphic Design (85 degrees) and Interior Design (61 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Pratt Institute-Main, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Architecture and Related Services (257 degrees awarded), Library Science (58 degrees), and Visual & Performing Arts (676 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Pratt Institute-Main are Elementary & middle school teachers (220,860 people), Other managers (146,608 people), Postsecondary teachers (126,061 people), Graphic designers (101,403 people), and Architects, except landscape and naval (95,911 people).

The most specialized majors at Pratt Institute-Main are Architecture and Related Services (257 degrees awarded), Library Science (58 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (676 degrees), Communication Technologies (63 degrees), and English (19 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Pratt Institute-Main are Surgeons, Electrical & electronics engineers, Physicians, Dentists, and Sales representatives of services, except advertising, insurance, financial services, and travel

The most specialized majors at Pratt Institute-Main are Architecture and Related Services (257 degrees awarded), Library Science (58 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (676 degrees), Communication Technologies (63 degrees), and English (19 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Pratt Institute-Main are Elementary & secondary schools (392,583 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (245,547 people), Architectural, engineering & related services (173,310 people), Computer Systems Design (119,580 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (92,040 people).

The most specialized majors at Pratt Institute-Main are Architecture and Related Services (257 degrees awarded), Library Science (58 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (676 degrees), Communication Technologies (63 degrees), and English (19 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

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Most Common

  1. 119 degrees awarded

  2. 85 degrees awarded

  3. 61 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Pratt Institute-Main was Architecture with 119 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 355

  2. 814

In 2017, 355 degrees were awarded to men at Pratt Institute-Main, which is 0.436 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (814).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 49 degrees were awarded to men at Pratt Institute-Main in Architecture, which is 0.7 times less than the 70 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 80 degrees were awarded to women at Pratt Institute-Main in General Design & Visual Communications, which is 3.81 times more than the 21 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

43%

100% Completion Time

64%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 43% of students graduating from Pratt Institute-Main completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 64% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 66% within 200%.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

American Indian or Alaska Native Male

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Pratt Institute-Main is Male and American Indian or Alaska Native (100% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    471 degrees awarded

  2. Asian

    134 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    97 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Pratt Institute-Main is white (471 degrees awarded). There were 3.51 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (134 degrees).

1.37% of degree recipients (16 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    321 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    150 degrees awarded

  3. Asian Female

    96 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Pratt Institute-Main is white female (321 degrees awarded). There were 2.14 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (150 degrees).

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Operations

Pratt Institute-Main has an endowment valued at nearly $173M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $4.37M (2.52%), compared to the 2.38% average return ($240k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2017, Pratt Institute-Main had a total salary expenditure of $189M. Pratt Institute-Main employs 82 Professors, 49 Associate professors, and 31 Assistant professors. Most academics at Pratt Institute-Main are Male Professors (44), Female Professors(38), and Female Associate professors (26).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Pratt Institute-Main are: Management, with 132 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 129 employees, and Service with 126 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$173M

2017 Endowment

14.6%

growth from 2016

Pratt Institute-Main has an endowment valued at about $173M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Pratt Institute-Main grew 14.6% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $163M higher than than the median endowment of Special Focus Institutions according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Special Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.23M - Federal

  2. $612k - State

  3. $980k - Local

As of 2017, Pratt Institute-Main received $1.23M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $612k from state grants and contracts, and $980k from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$83.2M

2017 Salaries

1.06%

decline from 2016

In 2017, Pratt Institute-Main paid a median of $83.2M in salaries, which represents 44% of their overall expenditure ($189M) and a 1.06% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.26% growth from 2015 and a 5.51% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.59M (39.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$14.1M

Instructional Salaries

162

Number of Employees

In 2017, Pratt Institute-Main paid a total of $14.1M to 162 employees working as instructors, which represents 17% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $1.02M (18.6%) for similar Special Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

82 Employees

Management

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

132 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Pratt Institute-Main were Professor with 82 employees; Associate professor with 49 employees; and Associate professor with 31 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Pratt Institute-Main were Management with 132 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 129 employees; and Service with 126 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Female Professor

  3. Female Associate professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Pratt Institute-Main was Male Professor with 44 employees, Female Professor with 38 employees, and Female Associate professor with 26 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Pratt Institute-Main.

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