California College of the Arts

San Francisco, CA

Questions and Answers

Kayla H.
14 days ago
Can students stay in the dorms on CCA campus for 4 years of during their study?
Sterling W.
5 months ago
Do many California College of the Arts students decide to belong to fraternities or sororities?
Sterling W.
5 months ago
What are the different clubs available at California College of the Arts?
Sterling W.
5 months ago
Are most of the classes taught by professors or teaching assistants?

Academic details

Student Faculty Ratio
11 to 1
Least Selective (88% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

22% White
14% Asian
13% Hispanic
4% Black
1% Pacific Islander
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Senior Product Designer143k
Product Designer105k
Senior Graphic Designer86k
UX Designer83k
Art Director68k
Graphic Designer67k
Architectural Designer63k
Based on 1,407 student responses
61.7kAvg. Early Career Pay
104.9kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
48%in High-Meaning careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$51,092 / year
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