Corcoran College of Art and Design: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Corcoran College of Art and Design is a private not-for-profit school with 635 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1890 and is one of the 21 schools and colleges located in Washington, District of Columbia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
Corcoran College of Art and Design will give you the option to obtain a several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Corcoran College of Art and Design follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are Art, Photography, Interior Design, Library and Museum, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
58%
Corcoran College of Art and Design student retention rate is low at 58% (way below District of Columbia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Corcoran College of Art and Design is average - 60%.

Student to faculty ratio at Corcoran College of Art and Design is good: 9:1. Find out more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$31,200
Average tuition costs are extremely high, about $31,000 a year. The additional fees at Corcoran College of Art and Design not covered by tuition are around $200; which comes to a total of $31,200 per year.

Read the details about Corcoran College of Art and Design additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
31%
According to recent data, 605 applications were submitted and 189 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to become a student at this school.

Corcoran College of Art and Design might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Corcoran College of Art and Design is $45.00. The graduate application fee is $75.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Corcoran College of Art and Design and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (202) 639-1800 or check Corcoran College of Art and Design Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$10,400
Corcoran College of Art and Design offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Corcoran College of Art and Design, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
F
Corcoran College of Art and Design offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 100 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is high -- around $10,400 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Corcoran College of Art and Design appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Corcoran College of Art and Design Location and Maps



Post Address: Corcoran College of Art and Design, 500 Seventeenth Street, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20006-4804, USA
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