Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design: Review & Facts

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design
School Review,
Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very Good Quality: Education Quality Rating - Excellent Safety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very Good Costs: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design is a private for-profit school with 635 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1963 and is one of the 27 schools located in Denver, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
8
At Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design you can earn your bachelor's degree.

RMCAD follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Graphic Design and Animation, Interior Design, Art, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
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 typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
59%
Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design student retention rate is low at 59% (below Colorado average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design is below average: 55%.

Student to faculty ratio at RMCAD is good -- 10:1. Find out more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,700
Average tuition price is very high - around $27,700 a year.

Read the details about Rocky Mountain 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
19%
The 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) at entry.

According to recent data, 707 applications were submitted and 136 were accepted (19%); so it is challenging to be accepted at this school.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (303) 753-6046 or check Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design offers a distance education program, 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 RMCAD, 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.

ROTC
Available
No
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design.

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

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design Location and Maps



Post Address: Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, 1600 Pierce St, Denver, Colorado 80214, USA
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