Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Rankings

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In the World#3551 of 14178
In North America#1030 of 2629
In the United States#957 of 2528
In Pennsylvania#63 of 155
In Philadelphia#9 of 19

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
88%
Avg. cost to attend
$37,461 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
193
Graduates
80
Male:Female Ratio
26:74
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
pafa.org

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate88%79%91%
Applicants17234138
Admissions15227125
Freshmen enrolled full time31526
Freshmen enrolled part time11

13 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
SAT/ACT Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White171 (63%)
Two or more races24 (9%)
Nonresident Alien24 (9%)
Asian15 (6%)
Black or African American13 (5%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown13 (5%)
Hispanic11 (4%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$37,461/year
Average aid awarded
$22,939
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$34,026
$30-48K$20,989
$48-75K$41,157
$75-110K$37,184
$110K+$5,013

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$38,926$39,416
Tuition in-state$38,926$39,416
Tuition out-of-state$38,926$39,416
Fee in-district$1,450$1,450
Fee in-state$1,450$1,450
Fee out-of-state$1,450$1,450

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity55
Room charge$13,500

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Fine & Studio Arts, General36
Painting10
Illustration7
Sculpture4
Drawing1
Printmaking1
Grand Total2336
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate64%69%61%
  • Full-time retention rate - 85%

Publications & Citations

Publications
13
Citations
113

Publication count by topic

Art
8
Sociology
2
Engineering
1
Political science
1
Philosophy
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology2758109
Art29682

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199405
199505
199602
199713
199803
199900
200032
200102
200203
200303
200406
200503
200609
200705
200808
200906
201003
201109
201203
2013011
201404
201505
201604
201702
201812
201901
202032

General info

Alternative namesPAFA
Founded1805
WikipediaPennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff136
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools

Location and Contacts

Address128 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19102-1510
United States
City population1,581,000
Phone2159727600
Fax+1 (215) 569 0153

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