Columbus College of Art and Design Rankings

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In the World#5341 of 14178
In North America#1431 of 2629
In the United States#1353 of 2528
In Ohio#46 of 91
In Columbus#5 of 8

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
93%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$28,470 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,048
Graduates
45
Male:Female Ratio
30:70
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
ccad.edu

Columbus College of Art and Design Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate93%90%94%
Applicants779209570
Admissions723189534
Freshmen enrolled full time26582183
Freshmen enrolled part time11

615 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
51 or 19%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 970
or below

75% of them
had 1220
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Columbus College of Art and Design are 970-1220 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
201 or 76%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Columbus College of Art and Design are 18-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Recommendations Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White732 (67%)
Black or African American93 (9%)
Hispanic71 (6%)
Two or more races69 (6%)
Nonresident Alien69 (6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown31 (3%)
Asian26 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$28,470/year
Average aid awarded
$19,744
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$23,324
$30-48K$23,644
$48-75K$28,104
$75-110K$30,247
$110K+$31,211

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$35,880$35,880
Tuition in-state$35,880$35,880
Tuition out-of-state$35,880$35,880
Fee in-district$870$870
Fee in-state$870$870
Fee out-of-state$870$870

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity438
Combined charge for room and board$9,680

Columbus College of Art and Design Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Illustration49
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects46
Commercial and Advertising Art31
Visual and Performing Arts, General21
Fashion & Apparel Design20
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other15
Industrial and Product Design14
Interior Design12
Photography9
Design and Visual Communications, General9
Cinematography and Film & Video Production8
Art History, Criticism and Conservation4
Grand Total20830
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate65%54%71%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%

Publications & Citations

Publications
18
Citations
256

Publication count by topic

Psychology
7
Art
3
History
3
Geography
1
Philosophy
1
Computer science
1
Environmental science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art24035
Psychology3748252
Geography56181

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199401
199512
1996012
199702
199804
1999010
2000012
2001012
200229
200308
200407
200507
2006021
2007018
2008011
2009012
2010011
2011013
2012214
2013113
2014319
2015114
2016113
201714
201806
201910

General info

Alternative namesCCAD
Founded1879
WikipediaColumbus College of Art and Design
MottoThink. Do. Thrive.
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff240
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools

Location and Contacts

Address60 Cleveland Ave.
Columbus, Ohio, 43215
United States
City population787,000
Phone6142249101
Fax+1 (614) 232 8344

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