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Maryland Institute College of Art

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Rating

Private

Type

2,589

Students

$48,510

Tuition

64%

Acceptance

#223

Ranking

Large City

Campus Setting

Baltimore, MD

1300 Mount Royal Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21217-4134

Maryland Institute College of Art is a small private art school located in Baltimore, MD ranked 223rd in the United States. It has a total of 2,139 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 63.89% of applicants. Maryland Institute College of Art offers 42 different majors and is best known for its Graphic Design, Multimedia Art, and Painting programs (nationally ranked 1st, 1st, and 2nd respectively). With an annual tuition of $48,510 per year, Maryland Institute College of Art is very high-priced. 65.79% of students graduate starting the next chapter of their lives, employment. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to take home near $37,300 per year, which is 10% below the national median.
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Cost

$50,330
Above Average

Maryland Institute College of Art

$50,330

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$67,075

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$43,890

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

64%Acceptance
Less Selective

Maryland Institute College of Art

64%

National

69%
Sat

1080 - 1350

56% of students submit

Admissions Yield

16%

ACT

21 - 26

22% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$70

Students

2,139Undergrads
Small Student Population

Full-Time

100%

Part-Time

0%
Male

25%

In-state

83%

Female

75%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

6%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
19% Illustration18% Graphic Design9% Painting53% Others

19% Illustration

18% Graphic Design

9% Painting

53% Others

Illustration

19%

116 Graduates

Graphic Design

18%

111 Graduates

Painting

9%

57 Graduates

Intermedia/Multimedia

8%

47 Graduates

Photography

6%

37 Graduates

Digital Arts

5%

31 Graduates

Art Teacher Education

5%

28 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts, Other

4%

27 Graduates

Academics

A
Professors
StudentsProfessors9:19:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

9

Number of Library Books

80,805

Academic Spend per Student

$16,754

Full-time Retention Rate

88%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$26,100/Year

Maryland Institute College of Art

$26,100

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$26,100

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$37,300

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

65%