The Art Institute of Seattle: Review & Facts

The Art Institute of Seattle
School Review,
Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Fair Quality: Education Quality Rating - Good Safety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below Average Costs: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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The Art Institute of Seattle is a private for-profit school with 1,965 students enrolled. This postsecondary institution was founded in 1982 and is one of the 21 schools and colleges located in Seattle, Washington.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
16
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are available at The Art Institute of Seattle.

The Art Institute of Seattle implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 16 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary, Fashion, Graphic Design and Animation, Interior Design, and Retailing and Wholesaling. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against 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 typically a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
56%
The rate of student retention at The Art Institute of Seattle is low at 56% (way below Washington average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at The Art Institute of Seattle is low: 41%.

Student to faculty ratio at The Art Institute of Seattle is decent, 17:1. Find out more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,800
Average tuition prices are fairly high - about $17,500 per academic year. The additional fees at The Art Institute of Seattle (not included in tuition costs) are about $300; this makes it a total of $17,800 per year.

Read the details about The Art Institute of Seattle 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
37%
The school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

According to government data, 635 applications were submitted and 236 were accepted (37%); so it is quite viable to be accepted at this school.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at The Art Institute of Seattle is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to The Art Institute of Seattle and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (206) 448-0900 or check The Art Institute of Seattle Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$11,200
The Art Institute of Seattle offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The Art Institute of Seattle, 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-
The Art Institute of Seattle offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 300 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is high -- approximately $11,200 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, The Art Institute of Seattle appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The Art Institute of Seattle Location and Maps



Post Address: The Art Institute of Seattle, 2323 Elliott Ave, Seattle, Washington 98121-1622, USA
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