2022 Tuition and Comparison Chart

2022 Tuition & fees

The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at California Institute of the Arts are $53,466 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition & fees stay same as last year.
The 2022 graduate tuition & fees are $53,466 on average. The graduate tuition & fees stay same as last year.
The following table and chart show the 2022 tuition & fees and the tuition trends over the last 5 years.
2022 California Institute of the Arts Tuition & fees
YearUndergraduateGraduate
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2018$46,830 $616$46,830 $616
2019$48,660 $616$48,660 $616
2020$50,850 $616$50,850 $616
2021$52,850 $616$52,850 $616
2022$53,466 $0$53,466 $0

2022 Living Costs

The 2022 average on-campus living costs is $19,961 including room & board and other living expenses (a student lives in on-campus housing such as dormitory and school-owned apartment). For students living in off-campus housing, the average living cost is $23,826.
The living cost at the school has decreased by 0.98% from last year.
The following table and chart show the living costs changes over the last 5 years.
2022 Living Costs
YearOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2018$11,757$7,200$16,000$7,200
2019$12,069$7,200$16,000$7,200
2020$12,524$7,400$16,000$7,400
2021$12,809$7,656$16,000$7,656
2022$12,135$7,826$16,000$7,826

2022 Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

The 2022 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $2,500 at California Institute of the Arts. The books & supplies cost has increased by 150.00% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2022 books & supplies costs and the trends over the last 5 years.
California Institute of the Arts 2022 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2018$2,590
2019$2,590
2020$2,590
2021$1,000
2022$2,500

2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2022 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at California Institute of the Arts is $1,783 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 1.19% from last year.
The 2022 graduate tuition per credit hour is $1,762 on average. The graduate tuition per credit hour stays same as last year.
The following table and chart show the 2022 tuition per credit hour and its trends over the last 5 years.
2022 Tuition per Credit Hour
YearUndergraduateGraduate
2018$1,561 $1,561
2019$1,622 $1,622
2020$1,695 $1,695
2021$1,762 $1,762
2022$1,783 $1,762