Academy of Art University

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Academy of Art University

79 New Montgomery
San Francisco
CA
94105
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
PresidentElisa Stephens
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is NOT part of a system or corporate entity
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 Semester
A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.
Admission test scores Not applicable

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 17,871
Number of Men 7,606
Number of Women 10,265
Percentage Women57%
Percentage Men43 %
Full-time Students 10053
Part-time Students 7818
Number of Applicants Not Reported
Number of Admitted Not Reported
Full-time Retention Rate (2012) 72%
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 $18,360
Books and Supplies $1,666
On Campus Room and Board $13,400
In-state Fees $290
Out of State Tuition $290
Application Fee $100
Estimated Total$34,106

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 46%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$5,469
Percent of full-time, first-time undergraduates receiving federal grant aid 36%
Average amount of federal grant aid received by full-time, first-time undergraduates $4,728
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 43%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $3,259
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 60%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $7,499
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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

yesAssociate’s Degree
yes2 But Less Than 4 Yrs Certificate
yesBachelor’s Degree
yesMaster’s Degree

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects380
Fashion/Apparel Design350
Cinematography and Film/Video Production224
Illustration181
Interior Design157
Advertising148
Photography137
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design136
Graphic Design133
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other126
Communication and Media Studies, Other80
Industrial and Product Design68
Architecture30
Game and Interactive Media Design18
Acting4

Degrees Awarded by Level

Bachelor's Degree1113
Master's Degree853
Associate's Degree166

Additional Services

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

Sports and Athletics

yesNational Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
yesNCAA or NAIA member for basketball - Pacific West Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for baseball - Pacific West Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for cross country/track - Pacific West Conference

Institution’s internet website address http://www.academyart.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.