Art Center College of Design

Pasadena, California

Overview

Address1700 Lida St
School Websitewww.artcenter.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Art Center College of Design is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Pasadena, California that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 844 students applied to Art Center College of Design. Of those students, 571 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Art Center College of Design was $42,816, in addition to fees of $600. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Art Center College of Design.

Art Center College of Design has a 72% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Art Center College of Design acceptance rate is 68%. To put this into perspective, 571 of the 844 students who applied to Art Center College of Design in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Art Center College of Design is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Art Center College of Design had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Art Center College of Design was between null and null in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Art Center College of Design as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Art Center College of Design, the tuition for in-state residents is $42,816. Combined with fees of $600, the $4,000 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $43,416 in tuition.

Students at Art Center College of Design are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Art Center College of Design was $5,366 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 26%.

Art Center College of Design Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio8:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Art Center College of Design.

Art Center College of Design has a good gender split, with 55% of undergraduates being female and 45% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 12% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 49% of students come from in-state and 39% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Art Center College of Design is 8:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Art Center College of Design to thrive in your studies.

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