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Tuition & Fees

$42,390

$42,390

not including room and board

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Selective

54%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,661
Declined + 1,406
Total Received 3,067
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undergraduateRatios

28%

72%

male

female

1  :  10

teacher

students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Illustration
  2. Graphic Design
  3. Painting
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School Facts

The Maryland Institute College of Art, founded in 1826, is a private college. Its 16-acre campus is located in downtown Baltimore. Campus architecture is in the Italian Renaissance style.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 2,228
Established in 1826
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)
•  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)

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Codes

SAT 5399
ACT 1710

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Baltimore, MD

16-acre, urban campus in Baltimore (population: 622,104). Served by air, bus, and train; air also serves Washington, DC (41 miles). Public transportation serves campus.

Maryland Institute College of Art
1300 Mount Royal Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21217-4134

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
88%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
94%
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
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Admissions Facts

Application fee $60
Common application accepted no
Application deadline February 1 (priority deadline)
April 1
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 15
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Selective

54%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,661
Declined + 1,406
Total Received 3,067

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Particular talent/ability
Secondary school record

Important

Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Recommendations
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Theresa Lynch Bedoya
Vice President for Admission and Financial Aid
P: 410 225-2222
F: 410 225-2337
admissions@mica.edu

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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Animation
Animation/Humanistic Studies
Art Education
Art History/Theory/Criticism
Business of Art/Design
Ceramics
Ceramics/Humanistic Studies
Community Arts
Critical Studies
Curatorial Practice
Design Leadership
Drawing
Drawing/Humanistic Studies
Environmental Design
Environmental Design/Humanistic Studies
Fiber
Fiber/Humanistic Studies
Fine Arts
General Fine Arts
General Fine Arts/Humanistic Studies
Graphic Design
Graphic Design/Humanistic Studies
Illustration
Illustration Practice
Illustration/Humanistic Studies
Information Visualization
Interaction Design/Art
Interaction Design/Arts/Humanistic Studies
Interdisciplinary Sculpture
Interdisciplinary Sculpture/Humanistic Studies
Painting
Painting/Humanistic Studies
Photography
Photography/Humanistic Studies
Printmaking
Printmaking/Humanistic Studies
Sculpture
Social Design
Video/Film Arts
Video/Film Arts/Humanistic Studies
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Undergraduate

83%

1,846
students

Female
72%
1,334

Male
28%
512

Graduate

17%

382
students

Female
70%
267

Male
30%
115

undergraduateFull-time

98%

1,817
students

Female
73%
1,316

Male
27%
501

undergraduatePart-time

2%

29
students

Female
63%
18

Male
37%
11

Student Break-down

12%
Nonresident aliens
6%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
13%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
52%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
8%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

52%

Transfer applicants accepted

41%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.80
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: April 1

Spring: November 5

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

63

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

63

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

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

85%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Special housing
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 62
Countries most often represented Canada
China
South Korea
Taiwan
Turkey
Special services offered for international applicants International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Kenneth Yee
Admission Counselor & Assistant Coordinator of International Admission
410 225-2222
kyee@mica.edu

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