Kansas City Art Institute: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Kansas City Art Institute is a private not-for-profit school with 825 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1885 and is one of the 29 colleges and schools located in Kansas City, Missouri.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
12
Kansas City Art Institute will give you the opportunity to receive a several-month certificate or bachelor's degree.

KCAI deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 12 majors. The most popular concentrations are Art, Graphic Design and Animation, Photography, Sculpture, and Film and Acting. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is worthwhile 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 good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
70%
The student retention rate at Kansas City Art Institute is fair at 70% (close to Missouri average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Kansas City Art Institute is below average - 54%.

Student to faculty ratio at Kansas City Art Institute is good: 10:1. Read more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$32,000
Average tuition charges are extremely high, $32,000 annually.

Read the details about Kansas City Art Institute 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
67%
As reported in recent government data, 651 applications were submitted and 436 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

This school might accept 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) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Kansas City Art Institute is $45.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Kansas City Art Institute and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (816) 472-4852 or check Kansas City Art Institute Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Kansas City Art Institute offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Kansas City Art Institute, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
No
Kansas City Art Institute provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 200 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option.

Based on the college crime data, Kansas City Art Institute appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Kansas City Art Institute Location and Maps



Post Address: Kansas City Art Institute, 4415 Warwick Blvd, Kansas City, Missouri 64111-1874, USA
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