88%

Acceptance Rate

$21,683

Avg.Financial Aid

003039

FAFSA Code

About Columbus College of Art and Design (CCAD)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,094

Website

WWW.CCAD.EDU

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Columbus College of Art and Design is a private university located in Columbus, Ohio. At Columbus College of Art and Design, around 94% of the students are 24 and under. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 69% of the students are females and 31% are males. Finally, at CCAD around 68% are white, 8% are Black or African American, and 7% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. The college has produced several achievers in its many years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Inka Essenhigh, Dan Scanlon, Jerry McDaniel, and Dean Mitchell. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Further, it boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 16 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by CCAD. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Higher Learning Commission, and National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation.

Location & Contact

Address

60 Cleveland Ave.

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6142249101
Fax:
Request Info

Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a college and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the college has a ranking. Usually, the rankings of colleges/universities by Forbes and US News are considered trustworthy by applicants and experts. However, Columbus College of Art and Design doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications. Generally, the ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

88%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Neither required nor recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. Columbus College of Art and Design has 2 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at CCAD, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $50. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 970-1220, it would improve her chances. The average ACT score at Columbus College of Art and Design is 21. However, those getting an ACT score less than 18 might also be offered admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 60 Cleveland Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43215. To gather more information, they can call them at (614) 224-9101.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$25,884

Average Annual Cost

$34,920

Books And Supplies

$1,500

Other Fees

$500

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,570

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,344

Total One Year Cost

$49,834

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to CCAD. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $50,732. The average annual tuition cost ($36,750), books and supplies ($1,500), room and boarding ($9,680), and budget for other expenses ($3,344) are all included in this cost. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

9:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

78%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

54%

Male Professors

46%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Design and Applied Arts

139 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

31 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

30 Graduates

Graphic Communications

29 Graduates

Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,032

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

37%

Full-time

98%

Part-time

2%

Students Gender

Male

30%

US National: 44%

Female

70%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

67% White

3% Unknown

9% Black

7% Hispanic

5% Two or more races

6% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

25%

Out Of State

73%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$65,843 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 79% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

79%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

1

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $9,680 per year for living on campus. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 31% male and 69% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$27,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$32,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$27,000

$30,875

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$280 - 320

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$21,683

Students Receiving Federal Grants

50%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,835

Students Receiving State Aid

33%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,906

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$18,286

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$25,976

$30K - $48K

$26,815

$48K - $75K

$25,744

$75K - $110K

$24,595

> $110K

$23,865

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$13,406,641

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at CCAD to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,938, whereas the financial aid is $16,981. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $2,915 as well as institutional aid worth $16,981. The non-need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Columbus College of Art and Design amount to $13,406,641 per annum.

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