|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||4%|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||515 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
California College of the Arts is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,361 applications and 1,531 students were granted admission. California College of the Arts is at the #63 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In 2016-2017 academic year, California College of the Arts's tuition was $44,976 for all students regardless of residency (67.9% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 82% of California College of the Arts's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 30% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,497 (which is 2.2% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at California College of the Arts in 2016-2017, was 100, which is 41% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,852 (which is 0.7% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, California College of the Arts has enrolled a total of 1,983 students (1,874 students full-time and 109 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,983 students, 146 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 36% men and 64% women and 1,528 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 455 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 18 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 35%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Black/African American: 5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%
Two or more races: 0%
Listed below are the 5 largest majors offered at California College of the Arts.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Visual And Performing Arts||58%||803|
|Architecture And Related Services||8%||118|
|Communications Technologies/technicians And Support Services||6%||89|
|English Language And Literature/letters||4%||61|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of California College of the Arts full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of California College of the Arts graduates 6 years after enrollment is $27,900. Last year, out of the total 509 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 443 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 551 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 446 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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