Maryland Institute College of Art: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Bad
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Maryland Institute College of Art is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,200 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1826 and is one of the 20 schools located in Baltimore, Maryland.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
25
Fair
Maryland Institute College of Art will give you the opportunity to earn a 1-year certificate, 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Maryland Institute College of Art deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 25 majors. The most popular concentrations are Art, Graphic Design and Animation, Sculpture, Photography, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
88%
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 positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Maryland Institute College of Art is high at 88% (well above Maryland average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Maryland Institute College of Art is good: 74%.

Student to faculty ratio at Maryland Institute College of Art is good: 9:1. Find out more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$43,900
High
Average tuition costs are extremely high, $42,300 per year. The additional fees at Maryland Institute College of Art beyond tuition are nearly $1,600; this comes to a total of $43,900 per year.

Read the details about Maryland Institute College of Art 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
47%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 3,818 applications were submitted and 1,808 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

This school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Maryland Institute College of Art in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$9,000
High
Maryland Institute College of Art offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Maryland Institute College of Art, 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
Maryland Institute College of Art provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,100 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is high - nearly $9,000 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Maryland Institute College of Art. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Maryland Institute College of Art seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Maryland Institute College of Art Location and Maps



Post Address: Maryland Institute College of Art, 1300 Mount Royal Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21217-4134, USA
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