Student Population
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College for Creative Studies overview
 Location Detroit, Michigan
 Online collegeforcreativestudies.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
College for Creative Studies overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Detroit, Michigan, College for Creative Studies is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 1,945 prospective students applied, and 820 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 254 enrolled in the school.  1,195 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 290 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $42,690 plus fees of $1,420. CCS is ranked 259 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
College for Creative Studies overview
SAT 960/1190
ACT 21/27
GPA 3.16
Applications Accepted
College for Creative Studies overview
Applications Due Jul 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for College for Creative Studies
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$3,000
Other Fees$1,420
Room and Board $8,800
Budget for Other Expenses$3,700
Total One Year Cost$59,610


Average Salary After 10 Years
$46,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
57% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by College for Creative Studies students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 87%
Communications Technology 13%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=169442 IPEDS survey data for College for Creative Studies.