Academy of Art University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Academy of Art University is 19:1, and the school has 83.6 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Academy of Art University include: Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects; Fashion/Apparel Design; Cinematography and Film/Video Production; Illustration; and Interior Design. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 64 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts
Humanities
Computer literacy
English (including composition)
History
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 19:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution N/A
Part-time faculty gender distribution N/A

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 18%
Fashion/Apparel Design 15%
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 12%
Illustration 10%
Interior Design 9%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Certificate, Associate, terminal-associate, Bachelor's, Master's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Undergraduate research/creative projects N/A
Institution is G.I. Bill certified N/A
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program N/A
Institution is SOC Member N/A
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit N/A

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 64%
4-year graduation rate 3%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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