Academy of Art University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Academy of Art University is a large four-year, private for-profit school with 13,800 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1929 and is one of the 23 colleges and schools located in San Francisco, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
27
Fair
Academy of Art University will give you the option to receive an associate's degree, 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Academy of Art University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 27 majors. The most popular concentrations are Graphic Design and Animation, Fashion, Computer Science, Film and Acting, and Interior Design. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
76%
Fair
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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Academy of Art University is fair at 76% (close to California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Academy of Art University is low: 36%.

Student to faculty ratio at Academy of Art University is pretty decent - 15:1. Learn more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,400
High
Average tuition pricing is high - $20,100 a year. The additional fees at Academy of Art University beyond tuition are about $300, which comes to $20,400 a year.

Read the details about Academy of Art University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
No
The undergraduate application fee at Academy of Art University is $100.00. The graduate application fee is $100.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Academy of Art University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (800) 544-2787 or check Academy of Art University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$10,500
High
Academy of Art University provides a distance learning option 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 Academy of Art University, 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+
Unsafe
Academy of Art University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,800 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is high -- nearly $10,500 per academic year.

Based on the college crime information, Academy of Art University appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Academy of Art University Location and Maps



Post Address: Academy of Art University, 79 New Montgomery, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
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