Montserrat College of Art Rankings

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Ranking Category
#8127 of 14,131 In the World
#2117 of 2,597 In North America
#2024 of 2,496 In the United States
#83 of 88 In Massachusetts
#2 of 2 In Beverly

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Acceptance rate
Avg. cost to attend
$34,280 /y
Aid receiving
Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree

Montserrat College of Art Acceptance rate and admissions statistics

Montserrat College of Art has an acceptance rate of 100% and is among the 23% of the easiest universities to gain admission to in the United States. The university reports the admission statistics without distinguishing between local and international students.

65 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Admissions requirements

The Montserrat College of Art has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment demographics by race or ethnicity

White 158 (54%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 66 (22%)
Hispanic 36 (12%)
Two or more races 11 (4%)
Black or African American 10 (3%)
Asian 7 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 4 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

The average net cost to attend Montserrat College of Art is $34,280 per year, calculated as the sum of the average cost of tuition, room and board, books, and supplies, reduced by the amount of average financial aid received.

The final cost of attendance varies for each student based on household income, residency, program, and other factors.

Net average cost to attend
Average aid awarded
Students receiving aid

Average costs by household income

<$30K $24,930
$30-48K $27,735
$48-75K $34,737
$75-110K $34,268
$110K+ $37,030

Tuition and fees

Tuition in-district $36,200
Tuition in-state $36,200
Tuition out-of-state $36,200
Fee in-district $1,650
Fee in-state $1,650
Fee out-of-state $1,650

Room and board costs

Dormitory capacity 243
Room charge $11,800

Montserrat College of Art majors

Montserrat College of Art has granted 74 bachelor's degrees across 10 programs. Below is a table with majors that lead to degrees at Montserrat College of Art.

Major Bachelor
Illustration 25
Film & Video and Photographic Arts, Other 11
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General 11
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics, and Special Effects 7
Graphic Design 6
Painting 4
Crafts & Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry 3
Printmaking 3
Art Teacher Education 2
Sculpture 2
Grand Total 74

Montserrat College of Art has a graduation rate of 62%, which is among the 36% highest for universities in the US.

Total Men Women
Graduation rate 62% 71% 58%
  • Full-time retention rate - 81%

General info

Alternative names MCA
Founded 1970
Motto Where Creativity Works
Colors royal blue, silver
Academic calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 72
Carnegie classification Special Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools

Location and contacts

Address 23 Essex Street
Beverly, Massachusetts, 01915-4508
United States
City population 43,000
Phone 9789214242

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