The Art Institute of Seattle: Review & Facts

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The Art Institute of Seattle is a small four-year, private for-profit school with 1,190 students enrolled. This college was established in 1982 and is one of the 23 colleges and schools located in Seattle, Washington.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
17
Fair
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are offered at The Art Institute of Seattle.

The Art Institute of Seattle follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 17 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary, Fashion, Graphic Design and Animation, Photography, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
51%
Bad
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 plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at The Art Institute of Seattle is low at 51% (way below Washington average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
22 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at The Art Institute of Seattle is very low: 28%.

Student to faculty ratio at The Art Institute of Seattle is reasonable -- 22:1. Find out more on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,600
High
Average tuition pricing is fairly high, $17,500 per academic year. The additional fees at The Art Institute of Seattle beyond tuition are approximately $100; which comes to $17,600 a year.

Read the details about The Art Institute of Seattle 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
51%
According to government data, 692 applications were submitted and 355 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

This college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

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

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to The Art Institute of Seattle and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (206) 448-0900 or check The Art Institute of Seattle Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$9,800
High
The Art Institute of Seattle offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The Art Institute of Seattle, 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
The Art Institute of Seattle provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 200 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is high -- nearly $9,800 annually.

Based on the college crime data, The Art Institute of Seattle appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The Art Institute of Seattle Location and Maps



Post Address: The Art Institute of Seattle, 2323 Elliott Ave, Seattle, Washington 98121-1622, USA
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