Tuition & Fees

$12,200

$32,800

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
6%
600-699
31%
500-599
43%
400-499
16%
300-399
3%
200-299
1%
700-800
1%
600-699
21%
500-599
46%
400-499
28%
300-399
4%
200-299
0
700-800
3%
600-699
27%
500-599
44%
400-499
22%
300-399
4%
200-299
0
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undergraduateRatios

29%

71%

male

female

1
9

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

71%

acceptance rate

Accepted 908
Declined + 365
Total Received 1,273
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Public

1,867

undergraduate students

123

graduate students

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School Facts

The Massachusetts College of Art and Design, founded in 1873, is a public college. Its five-acre campus is located in the Fenway area of Boston.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 1,990
Established in 1873
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NEASC (New England Assn. of Schools and Colleges)

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Boston, MA

Five-acre, urban campus in Boston (population: 645,966). Served by air, bus, and train. School operates shuttle service within limited range of campus. Public transportation serves campus.

Massachusetts College of Art and Design
621 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
38%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
89%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
6%
600-699
31%
500-599
43%
400-499
16%
300-399
3%
200-299
1%
700-800
1%
600-699
21%
500-599
46%
400-499
28%
300-399
4%
200-299
0
700-800
3%
600-699
27%
500-599
44%
400-499
22%
300-399
4%
200-299
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
Common application accepted no
Application deadline February 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline December 1
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

71%

acceptance rate

Accepted 908
Declined + 365
Total Received 1,273

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Essay
Particular talent/ability
Secondary school record

Important

Standardized test scores
State residency

Considered

Character/ personal qualities
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Recommendations
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Interview
Religious affiliation/commitment

Not Considered

Class rank

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Admissions Contact

Christopher Wright
Dean of Admissions
P: 617 879-7222
F: 617 879-7250
admissions@massart.edu

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $12,200
Room & board $13,100
Books & supplies $2,100
Total $27,400
Average Financial Aid - $10,544
Total with Avg. Aid $16,856

Financial Aid

$10,544

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $2,572,010
State $453,994
Institutional $2,689,840
Other external
Total $5,715,844

Non-need-based

Federal $153,917
State
Institutional $2,745,081
Other external $456,253
Total $3,355,251

Varsity Sports

M W
basketball
cross-country
field hockey
soccer
tennis
track (outdoor)
volleyball
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Animation
Architectural Design
Architecture
Art Education
Art History
Ceramics
Design
Fashion Design
Fibers
Film
Film/Video
Fine Arts/Three-Dimensional
Fine Arts/Two-Dimensional
Glass
Graphic Design
Illustration
Industrial Design
Interrelated Media/Studio
Metals
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
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Undergraduate

94%

1,867
students

Female
71%
1,329

Male
29%
538

Graduate

6%

123
students

Female
72%
88

Male
28%
35

undergraduateFull-time

82%

1,547
students

Female
71%
1,097

Male
29%
450

undergraduatePart-time

18%

320
students

Female
73%
232

Male
27%
88

Student Break-down

4%
Nonresident aliens
3%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
9%
Hispanic/Latino
59%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
10%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
< 1%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

53%

Transfer applicants accepted

52%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Recommended of Some
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: February 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

69

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Writing

Career placement services

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

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 30
Countries most often represented China
Japan
Korea
Mexico
Russia
Turkey
Special services offered for international applicants

International Student Contact

Admissions
617 879-7222

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