San Francisco Art Institute

San Francisco, California

Overview

Address800 Chestnut St
School Websitewww.sfai.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

San Francisco Art Institute is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in San Francisco, 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, 351 students applied to San Francisco Art Institute. Of those students, 333 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in San Francisco Art Institute was $45,664, in addition to fees of $870. 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 San Francisco Art Institute.

San Francisco Art Institute has a 41% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The San Francisco Art Institute acceptance rate is 95%. To put this into perspective, 333 of the 351 students who applied to San Francisco Art Institute in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in San Francisco Art Institute is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into San Francisco Art Institute 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 San Francisco Art Institute was between null and null in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to San Francisco Art Institute 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 San Francisco Art Institute, the tuition for in-state residents is $45,664. Combined with fees of $870, room and board costs of $17,128, other expenses of $5,490 and the $1,917 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $71,069.

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 $46,534 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in San Francisco Art Institute to $71,069 for out-of-state students.

Students at San Francisco Art Institute are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at San Francisco Art Institute was $5,904 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 35%.

San Francisco Art Institute Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio9:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to San Francisco Art Institute.

San Francisco Art Institute has a good gender split, with 60% of undergraduates being female and 40% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 30% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 49% of students come from in-state and 17% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at San Francisco Art Institute is 9:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from San Francisco Art Institute to thrive in your studies.

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