University of the Arts Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at University of the Arts is 9:1, and the school has 82.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at University of the Arts include: Dance, General; Illustration; Graphic Design; Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry; and Music Performance, General. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 80.5 percent.

Faculty & Classes

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

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Dance, General 15%
Illustration 14%
Graphic Design 11%
Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry 6%
Music Performance, General 6%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Certificate, Diploma, Bachelor's, Post-bachelor's certificate, Master's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences N/A
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience N/A
Undergraduate research/creative projects N/A
Learning communities 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 81%
4-year graduation rate 51%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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