The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - FairSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago is a private for-profit school with 2,560 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1916 and is one of the 81 schools and colleges located in Chicago, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
16
The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago will give you the opportunity to receive a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 16 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary, Fashion, Graphic Design and Animation, Retailing and Wholesaling, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is important 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 usually a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
49%
The student retention rate at The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago is very low at 49% (way below Illinois average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago is low - 38%. Around 4% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago is reasonably decent: 19:1. Find out more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,800
Average tuition price is fairly high - around $17,500 annually. The additional fees at The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago beyond tuition are about $300; which totals $17,800 a year.

Read the details about The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago 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
50%
According to recent data, 819 applications were submitted and 411 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting 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) earned prior to admission.

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

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (312) 280-3500 or check The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$12,900
The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago provides 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 The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago, 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
D
The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 200 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is very high, around $12,900 a year.

Based on the college crime data, The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago Location and Maps



Post Address: The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago, 350 N Orleans St, Suite 136-L, Chicago, Illinois 60654-1593, USA
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