Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Boston, MA

Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Boston, MA

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Tuition & Fees

$13,700

$38,400

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

30%

male

70%

female

1

teacher

-

students

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Moderately Selective

70%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,686
Declined 700
Total Received 2,386
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Public

1,931

undergraduate students

134

graduate students

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Location

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.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 2,065
Established in 1873
Coeducational Coeducational

Five-acre, urban campus in Boston (population: 685,094). Served by air, bus, and train. School operates shuttle service within limited range of campus. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Logan International

Massachusetts College of Art and Design
621 Huntington Avenue
Boston
02115

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
41%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing

Top Organizations

  • International Students' Club
  • Design Research Unit
  • Spectrum
  • film society
  • Event Works

Top Events

  • All School Show
  • Annual Holiday Sale
  • Service Learning Day
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances
  • Other security measures
  • security lighting, self-defense workshops

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions no
Application fee $70
Application deadline February 1
School has early action program yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.45

Moderately Selective

70%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,686
Declined 700
Total Received 2,386

Admissions Factors

Very Important

application essay
academic GPA
rigor of secondary school record
talent/ability

Important

recommendation(s)

Considered

extracurricular activities
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
state residency
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

alumni/ae relation
first generation
interview
class rank
religious affiliation/commitment
standardized test scores

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 45
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language no

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $13,700
Books & supplies $2,000
Other fees $900
Total $16,600
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Varsity Sports

M W

Intramural Sports Men

Basketball, Cross-country running, Field hockey, Ice hockey, Soccer, Softball, Table tennis, Tennis, Volleyball

Intramural Sports Women

Basketball, Cross-country running, Field hockey, Ice hockey, Soccer, Softball, Table tennis, Tennis, Volleyball

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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Architecture
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art Teacher Education
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Commercial and Advertising Art
Design and Visual Communications, General
Fashion/Apparel Design
Fiber, Textile and Weaving Arts
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Industrial and Product Design
Intermedia/Multimedia
Metal and Jewelry Arts
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
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Programs Offered

  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate

2,065

total students

68%

in-state

32%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

94%

1,931
students

Female
70%
1,359

Male
30%
572

6%

134
students

Female
58%
78

Male
42%
56

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

86%

1,662
students

Female
72%
1,187

Male
28%
475

14%

269
students

Female
64%
172

Male
36%
97

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113

Transfer students enrolled

5%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment no
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: February 1

Transfer difficulty

Very difficult

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Counseling services

  • Individual career
  • Personal/Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Career Library
  • Job Fairs
  • Job bank
  • Resume preparation

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic
  • Women's center

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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