Cornish College of the Arts: Review & Facts

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Cornish College of the Arts is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 725 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1914 and is one of the 23 colleges located in Seattle, Washington.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
6
Few
At Cornish College of the Arts you can obtain your bachelor's degree or postbaccalaureate certificate.

Cornish College of the Arts implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 6 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theater and Drama, Graphic Design and Animation, Art, and Music. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
70%
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 positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Cornish College of the Arts student retention rate is fair at 70% (close to Washington average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
7 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Cornish College of the Arts is low: 47%.

Student to faculty ratio at Cornish College of the Arts is very good, 7:1. Learn more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$37,300
High
Average tuition pricing is extremely high, about $36,900 per year. The additional fees at Cornish College of the Arts not covered by tuition are about $400; this totals $37,300 annually.

Read the details about Cornish College of the Arts 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
68%
According to recent data, 897 applications were submitted and 609 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

Cornish College of the Arts might accept 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 Cornish College of the Arts is $40.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Cornish College of the Arts and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (206) 726-5016 or check Cornish College of the Arts Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,000
High
Cornish College of the Arts provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Cornish College of the Arts, 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
Unsafe
Cornish College of the Arts provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 400 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high - nearly $8,000 annually.

Based on the college crime numbers, Cornish College of the Arts seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Cornish College of the Arts Location and Maps



Post Address: Cornish College of the Arts, 1000 Lenora Street, Seattle, Washington 98121, USA
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