Santa Fe University of Art and Design: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Santa Fe University of Art and Design is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 920 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1859 and is one of the 6 colleges located in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
22
Fair
At Santa Fe University of Art and Design you can receive your 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Santa Fe University of Art and Design deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 22 majors. The most popular concentrations are Film and Acting, Theater and Drama, Music, Art, and Graphic Design and Animation. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
59%
Bad
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 normally a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Santa Fe University of Art and Design is low at 59% (below New Mexico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Santa Fe University of Art and Design is very low: 25%.

Student to faculty ratio at Santa Fe University of Art and Design is pretty decent, 14:1. Read more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,800
High
Average tuition charges are very high, $26,700 a year. The additional fees at Santa Fe University of Art and Design (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $2,100, which comes to a total of $28,800 a year.

Read the details about Santa Fe University of Art and Design 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



Acceptance
Rate
100%
Easy
According to recent data, 642 applications were submitted and 641 were accepted; so it is very easy to be accepted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Santa Fe University of Art and Design in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,700
Medium
Santa Fe University of Art and Design offers a distance learning option, 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 Santa Fe University of Art and Design, 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
B+
Dicey
Santa Fe University of Art and Design offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 800 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- nearly $5,700 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Santa Fe University of Art and Design appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Santa Fe University of Art and Design Location and Maps



Post Address: Santa Fe University of Art and Design, 1600 St. Michael's Drive, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505-7634, USA
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