California Institute of the Arts


Student Population
 Location Valencia, California
 Online calarts.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Size Small
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Valencia, California, California Institute of the Arts is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 2,265 prospective students applied, and 545 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 235 enrolled in the school.  1,461 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 37 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $46,830 plus fees of $616. CalArts is ranked 623 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications DueJan 5, 2019
Applicant CompetitionVery High

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for California Institute of the Arts
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,590
Other Fees$616
Room and Board $11,757
Budget for Other Expenses$7,200
Total One Year Cost$68,993


Average Salary After 10 Years
$50,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
65% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by California Institute of the Arts students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 100%

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