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Corcoran College of Art and Design: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Corcoran College of Art and Design

Website: http://www.corcoran.edu
Address: 500 Seventeenth St NW , Washington , District of Columbia - 20006-4804
Phone: (202) 639-1800
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's
Campus setting
Large City
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Special Focus Institutions--Schools of art- music- and design
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services No
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers No
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning No
ROTC No
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $45
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
274
73
201
Percent admitted
59%
60%
59%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
31%
36%
29%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
440
600
SAT Math
420
570
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
19
26
ACT English
18
24
ACT Math
16
25
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $27,180
Out-of-state tuition $27,180
Books and supplies $2,500
On-campus room and board $9,694
On-campus other expenses $3,777
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
63%
-
Federal grant aid
12%
$3,500
State or local grant aid
4%
$5,750
Institutional grant aid
56%
-
Loan aid
54%
$8,576
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
942
24%
76%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 770
Estimated graduates enrolled 173
Undergraduates 24 years old -
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old -
GRADUATION RATE
Total 66%
Men 92%
Women 58%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 68%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 68%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 68%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $24,489 $26,290 $27,580 $28,160 2.1%
Books and supplies $2,500 $2,500 $2,500 $2,580 3.2%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $8,476 $9,320 $9,694 $12,160 25.4%
Other $3,419 $3,598 $3,777 $2,500 -33.8%
Off Campus          
Room and board $8,476 $9,320 $9,694 $9,740 0.5%
Other $3,419 $3,598 $3,777 $2,500 -33.8%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $3,419 $3,598 $3,777 $2,500 -33.8%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $38,884 $41,708 $43,551 $45,400 4.2%
Off Campus $38,884 $41,708 $43,551 $42,980 -1.3%
Off Campus with Family $30,408 $32,388 $33,857 $33,240 -1.8%
 

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Map of Corcoran College of Art and Design

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $45
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 435 120 315
Percent admitted 53% 55% 52%
Percent admitted who enrolled 32% 27% 34%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school rank   X
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program   X
Recommendations   X
Formal demonstration of competencies X  
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 62 85%
ACT 19 26%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 460 610
SAT Math 450 540
SAT Writing 450 560
ACT Composite 20 26
ACT English 19 25
ACT Math 17 23

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Higher Education 1/1/1985 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs 9/1/1976 -   Accredited