Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Overview

Address2501 Stevens Ave
School Websitemcad.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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

Minneapolis College of Art and Design is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Minneapolis, Minnesota that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 653 students applied to Minneapolis College of Art and Design. Of those students, 409 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Minneapolis College of Art and Design was $38,670, in addition to fees of $450. 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 Minneapolis College of Art and Design.

Minneapolis College of Art and Design has a 64% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Minneapolis College of Art and Design acceptance rate is 63%. To put this into perspective, 409 of the 653 students who applied to Minneapolis College of Art and Design in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Minneapolis College of Art and Design is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Minneapolis College of Art and Design had an SAT score between the range of 1,030 and 1,220. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Minneapolis College of Art and Design was between 19 and 26 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Minneapolis College of Art and 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 Minneapolis College of Art and Design, the tuition for in-state residents is $38,670. Combined with fees of $450, room and board costs of $7,986, other expenses of $2,160 and the $2,982 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $52,248.

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 $39,120 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Minneapolis College of Art and Design to $52,248 for out-of-state students.

Students at Minneapolis College of Art and Design are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Minneapolis College of Art and Design was $4,451 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 39%.

Minneapolis College of Art and Design Undergraduate Population

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Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

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

Minneapolis College of Art and Design has a good gender split, with 69% of undergraduates being female and 31% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Minnesota residents; in fact, 55% of all students reside in Minnesota. However, 43% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Minneapolis College of Art and Design is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Minneapolis College of Art and Design to thrive in your studies.

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