The Art Institute of Colorado: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - FairSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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The Art Institute of Colorado is a small four-year, private for-profit school with 1,145 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1952 and is one of the 23 colleges located in Denver, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
17
Fair
The Art Institute of Colorado will give you the option to obtain a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

The Art Institute of Colorado deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and provides 17 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary, Graphic Design and Animation, Computer Science, Photography, and Fashion. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
43%
Bad
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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The Art Institute of Colorado student retention rate is very low at 43% (way below Colorado average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at The Art Institute of Colorado is low - 36%. Approximately 5% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at The Art Institute of Colorado is reasonably decent - 18:1. Learn more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,700
High
Average tuition charges are fairly high, around $17,600 per academic year. The additional fees at The Art Institute of Colorado beyond tuition are about $100, which totals $17,700 a year.

Read the details about The Art Institute of Colorado 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
70%
According to recent data, 421 applications were submitted and 293 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

The school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at The Art Institute of Colorado is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at The Art Institute of Colorado and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (303) 837-0825 or check The Art Institute of Colorado Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,600
High
The Art Institute of Colorado provides a distance learning option, 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 The Art Institute of Colorado, 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
The Art Institute of Colorado offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 100 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high -- roughly $7,600 annually.

Based on the college crime information, The Art Institute of Colorado seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The Art Institute of Colorado Location and Maps



Post Address: The Art Institute of Colorado, 1200 Lincoln Street, Denver, Colorado 80203-2983, USA
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