Tuition & Fees

$36,300

$36,300

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
37%
500-599
44%
400-499
19%
700-800
0
600-699
22%
500-599
44%
400-499
26%
300-399
8%
700-800
4%
600-699
15%
500-599
48%
400-499
29%
300-399
4%
30-36
15%
24-29
35%
18-23
40%
12-17
10%
30-36
2%
24-29
29%
18-23
47%
12-17
22%
30-36
7%
24-29
38%
18-23
51%
12-17
4%
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undergraduateRatios

33%

67%

male

female

1
9

teacher

students

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Selective

58%

acceptance rate

Accepted 405
Declined + 293
Total Received 698
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Private (nonprofit)

645

undergraduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Animation
  2. Illustration
  3. Painting
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Codes

SAT 6330
ACT 2277

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School Facts

Kansas City Art Institute, founded in 1885, is a private coeducational institution. Its 18-acre campus is located in Kansas City, MO.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 645
Established in 1885
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NCACS (North Central Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

Kansas City, MO

18-acre campus in Kansas City (population: 467,007). Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

Kansas City Art Institute
4415 Warwick Boulevard
Kansas City, MO 64111

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
35%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
85%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
12%
Top 1/4
34%
Top 1/2
72%
Bottom 1/2
28%
Bottom 1/4
9%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
37%
500-599
44%
400-499
19%
700-800
0
600-699
22%
500-599
44%
400-499
26%
300-399
8%
700-800
4%
600-699
15%
500-599
48%
400-499
29%
300-399
4%
30-36
15%
24-29
35%
18-23
40%
12-17
10%
30-36
2%
24-29
29%
18-23
47%
12-17
22%
30-36
7%
24-29
38%
18-23
51%
12-17
4%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $45
Common application accepted no
Application deadline February 1 (priority deadline)
August 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Selective

58%

acceptance rate

Accepted 405
Declined + 293
Total Received 698

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Particular talent/ability
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Interview
Recommendations

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Class rank
Extracurricular activities
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Julia Welles
Director of Admissions
P: 800 522-5224
F: 816 802-3309
admiss@kcai.edu

Cost

Tuition $36,300
Room & board $10,240
Books & supplies $2,000
Total $48,540
Average Financial Aid - $23,857
Total with Avg. Aid $24,683

Financial Aid

61%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$23,857

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,423,299
State $226,650
Institutional $12,164,536
Other external $81,980
Total $13,896,465

Non-need-based

Federal
State $3,000
Institutional $1,399,476
Other external
Total $1,402,476

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Animation
Art History
Ceramics
Creative Writing
Fiber
Filmmaking
Graphic Design
Illustration
Interactive Arts
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
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Undergraduate

100%

645
students

Female
67%
429

Male
33%
216

Graduate

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

97%

631
students

Female
67%
422

Male
33%
209

undergraduatePart-time

3%

14
students

Female
50%
7

Male
50%
7

Student Break-down

4%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
48%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
8%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
9%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

65%

Transfer applicants accepted

56%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.50
College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Recommended of All
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

63

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

63

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Other
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • Other
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

80%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 2
Countries most often represented Japan
South Korea
Special services offered for international applicants Other
Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

Julia Welles
Director of Admissions
816 802-3302
admiss@kcai.edu

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