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 2,095 students enrolled. This school was established in 2000 and is one of the 10 schools located in Arlington, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
15
At The Art Institute of Washington you can receive your 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

The Art Institute of Washington deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 15 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary, Graphic Design and Animation, Computer Science, Photography, and Broadcasting. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile 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 positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
51%
The Art Institute of Washington student retention rate is low at 51% (way below Virginia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at The Art Institute of Washington is decent -- 16:1. Learn more on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,800
Average tuition costs are fairly high, around $17,500 a year. The additional fees at The Art Institute of Washington beyond tuition are around $300; this totals $17,800 per year.

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
49%
The school will accept your 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) for admission.

As reported in recent data, 629 applications were submitted and 307 were accepted (49%); so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

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

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$10,500
The Art Institute of Washington provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great 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 nearly 300 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is high: about $10,500 per academic year.

Based on the college crime information, 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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