The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County is a private for-profit school with 1,920 students enrolled. This school was established in 2000 and is one of the 10 colleges located in Santa Ana, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
14
1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are available at The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County.

The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 14 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary, Graphic Design and Animation, Computer Science, Photography, and Management. 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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
58%
The rate of student retention at The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County is low at 58% (way below California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County is reasonably decent - 20:1. Read more on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,000
Average tuition cost is fairly high, about $18,700 per academic year. The additional fees at The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $300; this makes it a total of $19,000 a year.

Read the details about The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County 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
98%
According to recent data, 166 applications were submitted and 163 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

The college will consider accepting advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (714) 830-0200 or check The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$10,400
The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County, 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
A
The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 100 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is high - roughly $10,400 per year.

Based on the college crime information, The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County Location and Maps



Post Address: The Art Institute of California Argosy University Orange County, 3601 W Sunflower Ave., Suite 100, Santa Ana, California 92704, USA
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