Moore College of Art and Design: Review & Facts

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Moore College of Art and Design is a private not-for-profit school with 530 students enrolled. This college was established in 1844 and is one of the 42 schools located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Moore College of Art and Design is ranked among Best Lesbian and Gay Colleges in the United States.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
10
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are offered at Moore College of Art and Design.

Moore College of Art and Design deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 10 majors. The most popular concentrations are Art, Graphic Design and Animation, Education, Fashion, and Interior Design. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
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 good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
74%
The student retention rate at Moore College of Art and Design is fair at 74% (close to Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Moore College of Art and Design is below average: 56%.

Student to faculty ratio at Moore College of Art and Design is good - 8:1. Read more about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$32,800
Average tuition costs are extremely high, around $31,700 per academic year. The additional fees at Moore College of Art and Design not covered by tuition are around $1,100; this comes to $32,800 annually.

Read the details about Moore 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
54%
As reported in recent government data, 607 applications were submitted and 330 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Moore College of Art and Design in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,400
Moore 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 Moore College of Art and Design, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C+
Moore College of Art and Design provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 200 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high -- roughly $7,400 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Moore College of Art and Design appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Moore College of Art and Design Location and Maps



Post Address: Moore College of Art and Design, 20th and the Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103-1179, USA
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