2021 Student Population

A total of 1,166 students have enrolled at California Institute of the Arts - 762 undergraduate and 404 graduate.
By gender, 536 male and 630 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 1,018 full-time students and 148 part-time students.
The number of students at California Institute of the Arts is small compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Academy of Art University and American Film Institute Conservatory, its population is relatively small (average population is 1,601).

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 536 male and 630 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.85 to 1 and the ratio is higher (more men students at the school) (the average male-to-female ratio over all U.S. colleges is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status.

Gender Distribution Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total76266597
Men36030753
Women40235844
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total40435351
Men17615026
Women22820325

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 444 White students (38.08%) and 154 Hispanic students (13.21%) at California Institute of the Arts(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at California Institute of the Arts.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at California Institute of the Arts
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native202
Asian622042
Black or African American371819
Hispanic1106446
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander220
White304173131
Two or More Races511932
Race/Ethnicity Unknown321715
Total 762360402
Population by Race/Ethnicity at California Institute of the Arts
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native000
Asian20713
Black or African American21129
Hispanic442618
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1407664
Two or More Races17116
Race/Ethnicity Unknown1367
Total 404176228

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart