Design Institute of San Diego Rankings

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In the World#11648 of 14178
In North America#2399 of 2629
In the United States#2299 of 2528
In California#223 of 252
In San Diego#19 of 20

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
87%
Avg. cost to attend
$24,921 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
121
Male:Female Ratio
9:91
Control
Private
for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree

Design Institute of San Diego Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate87%100%85%
Applicants15213
Admissions13211
Freshmen enrolled full time716
Freshmen enrolled part time11

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White62 (51%)
Hispanic26 (21%)
Black or African American9 (7%)
Asian9 (7%)
Nonresident Alien8 (7%)
Two or more races4 (3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0.8%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$24,921/year
Average aid awarded
$11,126
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$28,404
$30-48K$20,026
$110K+$37,413

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$25,610
Tuition in-state$25,610
Tuition out-of-state$25,610
Fee in-district$10
Fee in-state$10
Fee out-of-state$10

Design Institute of San Diego Majors

MajorBachelor's
Interior Design32
Grand Total32
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate56%50%56%
  • Full-time retention rate - 80%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

General info

Total FTE staff20
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools

Location and Contacts

Address8555 Commerce Ave
San Diego, California, 92121
United States
City population1,395,000
Phone8585661200
Fax+1(858) 566-2711