Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque: Review & Facts

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Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 115 students enrolled. This college was established in 1983 and is one of the 17 schools located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
7
Few
Bachelor's degree is offered at Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque.

SUVA implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Graphic Design and Animation, Interior Design, Art, and Marketing and Advertising. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
77%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque student retention rate is fair at 77% (well above New Mexico average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
6 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque is very good: 88%.

Student to faculty ratio at SUVA is very good, 6:1. Find out more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,700
High
Average tuition pricing is high, about $22,500 a year. The additional fees at SUVA not covered by tuition are about $200; which makes it a total of $22,700 annually.

Read the details about Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque 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
90%
As reported in recent government data, 72 applications were submitted and 65 were accepted; so it is very easy to get accepted at this school.

The college 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) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (505) 254-7575 or check Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque offers 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 SUVA, 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque.

Army ROTC programs are available at Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque. 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.

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

Based on the college crime numbers, Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque Location and Maps



Post Address: Southwest University of Visual Arts Albuquerque, 5000 Marble NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110, USA
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