Art Center College of Design Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Art Center College of Design is 9:1, and the school has 92.6 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Art Center College of Design include: Visual and Performing Arts; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; Architecture and Related Services; and Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 82 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts
Humanities
English (including composition)
Sciences (biological or physical)
Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 9:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Visual and Performing Arts 85%
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 7%
Architecture and Related Services 4%
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 4%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's, Master's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Service learning N/A
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience N/A
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program Yes
Institution is SOC Member N/A
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit N/A

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 82% 8
4-year graduation rate 26%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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