Katharine Gibbs School-New York City (Closed 2009)

  • The mission of the Katharine Gibbs School - New York is to provide its students with the foundation for lifelong learning. Whether they choose to continue their education or enter the workforce, Gibbs graduates are trained to succeed.

School Highlights

Katharine Gibbs School-New York City served 655 students
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was less than the state average of 61%.

School Overview

Katharine Gibbs School-New York City(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates--Private For-profitBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit

Student Body

The student population of Katharine Gibbs School-New York City has grown by 196% over five years.
The Katharine Gibbs School-New York City diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.74. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment655 students1,437 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Katharine Gibbs School-New York City and community college average number of enrollment of NY by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
# Full-Time Students-858 students
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# Part-Time Students-579 students
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% Unknown races
100%
5%
Diversity Score0.000.74
This chart display the diversity score of Katharine Gibbs School-New York City and the community college average diversity score of NY by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.

Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2010 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • In recent years, with the call for faster business processes and technological innovations, today's leading corporations demand an even sharper, more highly skilled professional than in years past. With our ever- expanding array of comprehensive, quality educational programs, Katharine Gibbs - New York will continue to uphold the guiding principles that this school was founded upon in 1911. Gibbs prepares their graduates for ongoing success. Katharine Gibbs School New York offers certificate and specialized degree programs in the business, administration, technology, design and criminal justice fields. The school offers degrees in Business Administration, Computer Networking, Criminal Justice, Digital Filmmaking & Multimedia, Digital Media Communications, Fashion Design and Merchandising, Hotel and Restaurant Management, Office Administration and Visual Communications. At Gibbs - New York, we believe in creating a dynamic learning environment, both inside and outside of the classroom. Whether students need help within individual courses or are simply looking to expand their horizons through a variety of social, cultural and educational activities, we provide the resources to enable our students' success. We offer Mentoring and tutoring services, Confidential counseling services, Housing options & services, Workshops on resume writing and interviewing techniques, Career Services assistance after graduation and Refresher courses for alumni to keep them up to speed.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Katharine Gibbs School-New York City is Stella and Charles Guttman Community College (0.0 miles away).
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