Montserrat College of Art: Review & Facts

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Montserrat College of Art is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 375 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1970 and is one of the 2 schools located in Beverly, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings

At Montserrat College of Art you can earn your several-month certificate, 2-year certificate, or bachelor's degree.

Montserrat College of Art implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 10 majors. The most popular concentrations are Art, Graphic Design and Animation, Photography, General Studies, and Sculpture. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.

Student Retention
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 typically a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Montserrat College of Art is fair at 76% (close to Massachusetts average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
The graduation rate at Montserrat College of Art is average: 60%.

Student to faculty ratio at Montserrat College of Art is pretty good - 12:1. Learn more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition charges are very high - around $28,300 per year. The additional fees at Montserrat College of Art (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,300; which comes to $29,600 per year.

Read the details about Montserrat 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

Dual Credits
Montserrat College of Art might accept your 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.

The undergraduate application fee at Montserrat College of Art is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Montserrat College of Art and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (978) 921-4242 or check Montserrat College of Art Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Montserrat College of Art provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Montserrat 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.

Montserrat College of Art offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 300 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high - nearly $8,600 a year.

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

Montserrat College of Art Location and Maps

Post Address: Montserrat College of Art, 23 Essex Street, Beverly, Massachusetts 01915-4508, USA
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