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Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

New York, NY, USA
2.93 Average Rating

The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art is a 4-year college comprised of four schools: the School of Architecture, School of Art, School of Engineering, and the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. Since it was founded by Peter Cooper in 1859, The Cooper Union has focused on educating students in architecture, art, and engineering. The school is home to three galleries which support students in its programs, as well as other collections. It’s also home to several institutes and centers, including the Center for Urban Infrastructure, Maurice Kanbar Center for Biomedical Engineering, and the Center for Sustainable Engineering, Architecture, and Art—Materials, Manufacturing, and Minimalism, simply called SEA²M³.


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  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
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2.93 Average Rating
Can be challenging even to the smartest person.
It's a small school so literally everyone knows each other after a while.
The academic opportunities are endless
John from Brooklyn, NY

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