Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design

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2014 Quick Stats
1600 Pierce Street

Lakewood, CO 80214

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Phone: (303) 753-6046
2012-2013 Tuition
$27,648
tuition and fees
Students
619
enrolled
36%
male /
64%
female
Admissions
rolling admission
69.4%
accepted

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Summary

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design is a proprietary institution that was founded in 1963. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 619, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 23 acres. It utilizes a trimester-based academic calendar. Its tuition and fees are $27,648 (2012-13).

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

Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design prepares passionate students for creative careers, with an emphasis on individualized instruction in a success-oriented college campus and online environment. We are a community of creatives, dedicated to the individualized success of each of our students. With a unique combination of freedom and support, we help each artist or designer who comes to us find their voice, discover their path, and thrive.

General Information

School type proprietary, coed college
Year founded 1963
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar trimester
Setting urban
2012 Endowment N/A

Applying

When applying to Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design is $50. It has an an acceptance rate of 69.4 percent.

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Selectivity N/A
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 69.4%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by N/A

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design is 8:1, and the school has 95.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design include: Computer Graphics; Illustration; Fine/Studio Arts, General; and Interior Design. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 55.3 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 8:1
4-year graduation rate 37%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Computer Graphics 24%
Illustration 24%
Fine/Studio Arts, General 17%
Interior Design 17%

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Student Life

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design has a total undergraduate enrollment of 619, with a gender distribution of 35.9 percent male students and 64.1 percent female students.

Total enrollment 651
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Collegiate athletic association N/A

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Campus Info & Services

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring and health insurance. Rocky Mountain 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, and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Of the students at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, 78 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design.

Students who have cars on campus 78%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Tuition and fees $27,648 (2012-13)
Room and board N/A
Financial aid statistics N/A

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