Student Population
Art Center College of Design overview
 Location Pasadena, California
 Online artcenter.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Art Center College of Design overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Pasadena, California, Art Center College of Design is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 844 prospective students applied, and 571 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 241 enrolled in the school.  1,952 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 297 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $42,816 plus fees of $600. Art Center College of Design is ranked 9999 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Art Center College of Design overview
GPA 3.25
Applications Accepted
Art Center College of Design overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Art Center College of Design
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$4,000
Other Fees$600
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $13,530
Budget for Other Expenses$6,492
Total One Year Cost$67,438


Average Salary After 10 Years
$58,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
54% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Art Center College of Design students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 87%
Communication 5%
Communications Technology 5%
Architecture 3%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=109651 IPEDS survey data for Art Center College of Design.