South University The Art Institute of Dallas: Review & Facts

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South University The Art Institute of Dallas is a small four-year, private for-profit school with 935 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1978 and is one of the 34 colleges and schools located in Dallas, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
Fair
1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are offered at South University The Art Institute of Dallas.

South University The Art Institute of Dallas implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary, Graphic Design and Animation, Fashion, Art, and Film and Acting. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
47%
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 normally a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

South University The Art Institute of Dallas student retention rate is very low at 47% (way below Texas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at South University The Art Institute of Dallas is very low: 29%.

Student to faculty ratio at South University The Art Institute of Dallas is reasonably decent: 20:1. Find out more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,700
High
Average tuition costs are fairly high - around $17,600 annually. The additional fees at South University The Art Institute of Dallas (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $100, which totals $17,700 per year.

Read the details about South University The Art Institute of Dallas 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%
According to recent data, 441 applications were submitted and 221 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting 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.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at South University The Art Institute of Dallas is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at South University The Art Institute of Dallas and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (214) 692-8080 or check South University The Art Institute of Dallas Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,200
Medium
South University The Art Institute of Dallas provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at South University The Art Institute of Dallas, 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
C+
Dicey
South University The Art Institute of Dallas provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 100 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable, about $6,200 per academic year.

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

South University The Art Institute of Dallas Location and Maps



Post Address: South University The Art Institute of Dallas, 8080 Park Lane, Suite 100, Dallas, Texas 75231-5993, USA
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