Moore College of Art and Design: Review & Facts

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Moore College of Art and Design is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 440 students enrolled. This college was established in 1844 and is one of the 44 schools located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
9
Few
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are offered at Moore College of Art and Design.

Moore College of Art and Design deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 9 majors. The most popular concentrations are Art, Graphic Design and Animation, Fashion, Education, and Interior Design. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
73%
Fair
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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Moore College of Art and Design is fair at 73% (close to Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
7 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Moore College of Art and Design is below average: 58%.

Student to faculty ratio at Moore College of Art and Design is very good - 7:1. Read more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$37,000
High
Average tuition charges are extremely high, about $35,700 per year. The additional fees at Moore College of Art and Design not covered by tuition are approximately $1,300, which comes to $37,000 a year.

Read the details about Moore College of Art and Design 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
87%
Easy
As reported in recent data, 357 applications were submitted and 310 were accepted; so it is easy to enroll at this school.

This college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,300
High
Moore College of Art and Design offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Moore College of Art and Design, 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
Moore College of Art and Design offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 200 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high: nearly $8,300 per academic year.

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

Moore College of Art and Design Location and Maps



Post Address: Moore College of Art and Design, 20th and the Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103-1179, USA
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