Columbus College of Art and Design

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2014 Quick Stats
60 Cleveland Avenue

Columbus, OH 43215

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Phone: (614) 224-9101
2013-2014 Tuition
$31,322
tuition and fees
Students
1,375
enrolled
39%
male /
61%
female
Admissions
Aug. 22
application deadline
86.7%
accepted

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Summary

Columbus College of Art and Design is a private institution that was founded in 1879. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,375, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 17 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Its tuition and fees are $31,322 (2013-14).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Columbus College of Art & Design prepares tomorrow's creative leaders for professional careers. With a history of commitment to fundamentals and quality, CCAD advances a distinct, challenging, and inclusive learning culture that supports individual development in art, design, and the humanities.




General Information

School type private
Year founded 1879
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar semester
Setting urban
2012 Endowment $8,252,733

Applying

When applying to Columbus College of Art and Design, it's important to note the application deadline is August 22, and the early action deadline is December 1. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 15. The application fee at Columbus College of Art and Design is $30. It has an an acceptance rate of 86.7 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity N/A
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 86.7%
Application deadline August 22
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 15

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Columbus College of Art and Design is 11:1, and the school has 71.5 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Columbus College of Art and Design include: Commercial and Advertising Art; Illustration; Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other; Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other; and Industrial and Product Design. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 79 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 11:1
4-year graduation rate 44%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Commercial and Advertising Art 21%
Illustration 20%
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 18%
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other 17%
Industrial and Product Design 8%

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Student Life

Columbus College of Art and Design has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,375, with a gender distribution of 39.5 percent male students and 60.5 percent female students.

Total enrollment 1,400
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association N/A

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Campus Info & Services

Columbus College of Art and Design offers a number of student services including placement service and health insurance. Columbus College of Art and Design also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Columbus College of Art and Design, 60 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Columbus College of Art and Design.

Students who have cars on campus 60%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

At Columbus College of Art and Design, 82.4 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $12,836.

Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.

Tuition and fees $31,322 (2013-14)
Room and board $7,740 (2013-14)
Financial aid statistics
Financial aid statistics

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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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