The Art Institute of Washington: Review & Facts

The Art Institute of Washington
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The Art Institute of Washington is a private for-profit school with 1,560 students enrolled. This college was founded in 2000 and is one of the 10 colleges and schools located in Arlington, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
16
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are offered at The Art Institute of Washington.

The Art Institute of Washington implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 16 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary, Graphic Design and Animation, Computer Science, Film and Acting, 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 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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
43%
The rate of student retention at The Art Institute of Washington is very low at 43% (way below Virginia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at The Art Institute of Washington is reasonably decent -- 18:1. Learn more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,800
Average tuition charges are fairly high - around $17,500 annually. The additional fees at The Art Institute of Washington not covered by tuition are nearly $300; this makes it a total of $17,800 annually.

Read the details about The Art Institute of Washington 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
67%
As reported in recent data, 532 applications were submitted and 354 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

The school will consider accepting 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.

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

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to The Art Institute of Washington and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (703) 358-9550 or check The Art Institute of Washington Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$10,600
The Art Institute of Washington provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The Art Institute of Washington, 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 Washington offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 200 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is high: around $10,600 a year.

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

The Art Institute of Washington Location and Maps



Post Address: The Art Institute of Washington, 1820 N Fort Myer Dr, Arlington, Virginia 22209-1802, USA
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