Memphis College of Art: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Memphis College of Art is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 410 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1936 and is one of the 25 schools located in Memphis, Tennessee.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
6
Few
Memphis College of Art will give you the option to earn a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Memphis College of Art deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 6 majors. The most popular concentrations are Art, Graphic Design and Animation, Education, Photography, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
72%
Fair
It is important 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. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Memphis College of Art is fair at 72% (close to Tennessee average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Memphis College of Art is low - 49%.

Student to faculty ratio at Memphis College of Art is good: 10:1. Find out more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,300
High
Average tuition prices are very high, about $29,600 per year. The additional fees at Memphis College of Art beyond tuition are about $700, which comes to a total of $30,300 per year.

Read the details about Memphis 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
50%
Doable
According to government data, 725 applications were submitted and 364 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Memphis College of Art in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,700
Medium
Memphis College of Art provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Memphis 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
B
Dicey
Memphis College of Art offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 200 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: around $6,700 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Memphis College of Art appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Memphis College of Art Location and Maps



Post Address: Memphis College of Art, 1930 Poplar Ave, Memphis, Tennessee 38104-2764, USA
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