Kansas City Art Institute: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Kansas City Art Institute is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 645 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1885 and is one of the 26 colleges and schools located in Kansas City, Missouri.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
16
Fair
Kansas City Art Institute will give you the opportunity to receive a several-month certificate or bachelor's degree.

KCAI deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 16 majors. The most popular concentrations are Art, Graphic Design and Animation, Photography, English and Literature, and Sculpture. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
76%
Good
It is worthwhile 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 normally a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Kansas City Art Institute is fair at 76% (above Missouri average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Kansas City Art Institute is below average - 58%.

Student to faculty ratio at Kansas City Art Institute is good: 9:1. Read more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$35,400
High
Average tuition charges are extremely high, $35,200 annually. The additional fees at KCAI (not included in tuition costs) are about $200; this totals $35,400 per year.

Read the details about Kansas City Art Institute 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
58%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 698 applications were submitted and 405 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

Kansas City Art Institute might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Kansas City Art Institute in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Kansas City Art Institute offers 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 Kansas City Art Institute, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
No
Kansas City Art Institute provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 300 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity.

Based on the college crime information, Kansas City Art Institute seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Kansas City Art Institute Location and Maps



Post Address: Kansas City Art Institute, 4415 Warwick Blvd, Kansas City, Missouri 64111-1874, USA
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