School Overview

California Institute of the Arts is a Private, 4 years college located in Valencia, California. CalArts ranked 5th in Arts, Music, Design Schools.
It has a total enrollment of 1,166 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 5 to 1. It is a School of art, music, and design school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. CalArts's acceptance rate is 28.98% last year (undergraduate school).
California Institute of the Arts is accredited by National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation.
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Address24700 W McBean Pky, Valencia, CA 91355-2397
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategorySchool of art, music, and design
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of California Institute of the Arts is 28.98% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 29.64%. The application fees are $70 for undergraduate programs and $70 for graduate programs.
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Acceptance Rate28.98 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)29.64 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$70

Tuition & Fees

CalArts's 2022 tuition & fees is $53,466 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $53,466.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$53,466
Graduate Tuition & Fees$53,466
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 1,166 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. CalArts has 762 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 404 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,166
Undergraduate Students762
Graduate Students404

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs34 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Research)

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