Art Center College of Design

Pasadena, CA
4-year
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Questions and Answers

Tianna D.
4 months ago
Where can I find information about Art Center College of Design's tuition costs?
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4 months ago
What are the different types of majors offered at Art Center College of Design?
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4 months ago
What hands on learning is available for Art Center College of Design students?
Solomon J.
5 months ago
What does Art Center have to offer in terms of Industrial Design that other colleges and universities do not?

Academic details

Student Faculty Ratio
8 to 1
Selectivity
Less Selective (68% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

31% Asian
14% White
10% Hispanic
4% Multiracial
1% Black
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Creative Director151k
Art Director90k
UX Designer83k
Senior Graphic Designer82k
Product Designer71k
Industrial Designer69k
Graphic Designer50k
Based on 1,491 student responses
66.3kAvg. Early Career Pay
106.4kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
41%in High-Meaning careers
4%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$20,572
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,879
Average Pell Grant
$5,271
Average Federal Loans

$15,912
Average Institutional Grant
$13,461
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$44,932 / year
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