Otis College of Art and Design: Review & Facts

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Otis College of Art and Design is a private not-for-profit school with 1,165 students enrolled. This school was established in 1918 and is one of the 52 schools and colleges located in Los Angeles, California.

Otis College of Art and Design is listed in Top LGBT Friendly Colleges in USA.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
11
Otis College of Art and Design will give you the option to get a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

OTIS implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 11 majors. The most popular concentrations are Film and Acting, Photography, Graphic Design and Animation, Fashion, and Art. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
77%
The rate of student retention at Otis College of Art and Design is fair at 77% (close to California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

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

Student to faculty ratio at OTIS is very good -- 7:1. Find out more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$38,400
Average tuition pricing is extremely high, around $36,400 per academic year. The additional fees at Otis College of Art and Design beyond tuition are around $2,000; which makes it a total of $38,400 per academic year.

Read the details about Otis 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
55%
As reported in recent government data, 1,493 applications were submitted and 820 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

Otis College of Art and Design will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Otis College of Art and Design in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,100
Otis College of Art and Design provides 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 Otis 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
B+
Otis College of Art and Design provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 200 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high - approximately $8,100 annually.

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

Otis College of Art and Design Location and Maps



Post Address: Otis College of Art and Design, 9045 Lincoln Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90045-3505, USA
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