The Art Institute of California-Argosy University Orange County

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The Art Institute of California-Argosy University Orange County

3601 W Sunflower Ave., Suite 100
Santa Ana
CA
92704
School Setting City: Large: Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population of 250,000 or more.
Geographic RegionFar West AK CA HI NV OR WA
PresidentGregory J. Marick
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is part of a system or corporate entity
Education Management Corporation
Opeflag Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Institutional control or affiliationPrivate for-profit (profit-making) institution - A private institution in which the individual(s) or agency in control receives compensation other than wages, rent, or other expenses for the assumption of risk.
Dual credit 0
Calendar system Quarter
A calendar system in which the academic year consists of 3 sessions called quarters of about 12 weeks each. The range may be from 10 to 15 weeks. There may be an additional quarter in the summer
Admission test scores Neither required nor recommended

Student Details

The Student Details section provides a numeric overview of the students enrolled at the institution. The data lists the number of total students and breaks down this statistic by gender, full-time vs. part-time students, and student-to-faculty-ratio. With this information, you can determine the school’s size, the availability and popularity of part-time programs compared to full-time programs, and the potential size of classes. This section also discusses the institution’s admissions and retention rate. With this information, you can gain a sense of your own likelihood of obtaining admittance to the institution, as well as how many students typically continue on at the institution after one year.
Total Number of Students 1,920
Number of Men 994
Number of Women 926
Percentage Women48%
Percentage Men52 %
Full-time Students 995
Part-time Students 925
Number of Applicants 166
Number of Admitted 163
Admissions Rate 98%
Full-time Retention Rate (2012) 58%
Student-to-faculty Ratio 20 to 1

Tuition + Costs*

The Cost section provides an overview of how much it will cost to attend the institution for the full academic year. The section discusses the average annual cost of tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and extra expenses and fees. With this information, you can estimate how much it may cost you to attend the institution yourself.
yesTuition payment plan
In-state Tuition $18,648
Books and Supplies $1,800
On Campus Room and Board $10,428
In-state Fees $300
Out of State Tuition $300
Application Fee $50
Estimated Total$31,526

Net Price + Financial Aid*

The Net Price & Federal aid provides an overview of the average amount of financial aid awarded to undergraduate and first-time students enrolled in the institution, as well as the percentage of students that received aid. The types of financial aid that is reported includes scholarship aid, institutional grant aid, federal grant aid, state/local grant aid, Pell grant aid, and federal student loan aid. With this information, you can get a feeling for the types of financial aid that you might receive once you are enrolled in the institution.
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid 73%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$5,998
Percent of full-time, first-time undergraduates receiving federal grant aid 70%
Average amount of federal grant aid received by full-time, first-time undergraduates $4,406
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 61%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $3,797
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 84%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $8,843
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Degrees

The Degrees section provides an overview of the top area of studies that are awarded by the institution and the number of degrees that are awarded at each level. The degree types are classified by the US Department of Education’s CIP code system. With this information, you can begin to determine whether the institution offers the particular area of study and degree level that you would like to pursue.

Degrees Offered

yes1 but Less Than 2 Yr Certificate
yesAssociate’s Degree
yesBachelor’s Degree

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Culinary Arts/Chef Training92
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef60
Graphic Design45
Commercial Photography36
Computer Graphics32
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager22
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design21
Interior Design20
Advertising18
Industrial and Product Design18
Game and Interactive Media Design16
Apparel and Accessories Marketing Operations10
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects8
Fashion/Apparel Design7

Degrees Awarded by Level

Bachelor's Degree179
Associate's Degree149
Award of at least 1 but Less Than 2 Yr Certificate28

Additional Services

yesWeekend/evening college
yesAcademic/career counseling service
yesEmployment services for students
yesPlacement services for completers

Sports and Athletics

Tel / Fax (714) 556-1923
Institution’s internet website address http://www.aicaoc.artinstitutes.edu
Disclaimer
All data has been taken directly from the US Department of Education's IPEDS Data Center and reflects information that was self-reported by the institution for the 2012-2013 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Refer to our glossary for additional reference for the information given above.