Massachusetts College of Arts and Design is a public institution of visual arts in Boston, Massachusetts. With an acceptance rate of over 70%, it holds a student population of around 2000. Some of the popular courses at MassArt are Illustration, Cinematography & Video Production, Graphic Design, and Photography.
The New England Association of Schools and Colleges and National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) has accredited Massachusetts College of Arts and Design to offer undergraduate and graduate degrees. It has a total full-time faculty of 120.
|Type of College||Public|
|Mode of Program||On-campus|
|Type of degrees||Bachelors, Masters|
Massachusetts College of Arts and Design only has one campus located in Boston, Massachusetts which has four on-campus residence halls:
MassArt also has a partnership with off-campus residence providers to accommodate the needs of students wishing to reside outside of the campus. More information regarding the same is available here.
MassArt provides undergraduate and graduate degrees, and also some certification programs. Some of the programs in which these degrees are offered are Animation, Photography, Illustration, Film/Video, Painting, Sculpture, etc.
Certification programs are available in the following fields:
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Cost of attendance for undergraduate students living on-campus are:
|Expense Type||Cost (per year)|
|Tuition and Fees||$38,400|
|Room and Board||$14,100|
|Personal Living Allowance (non-billed expense)||$900|
|Art Supplies and Books (non-billed expense)||$2,000|
Cost of tuition varies from program-to-program in graduate-level courses, and the fee is credit-based. Tuition-fee for some of the popular courses are as follows:
|Program||Anticipated Total Program Tuition & Fees (per year)|
|MFA: Fine Arts Low-Residency in Boston||$47,880|
|Master of Architecture Track 1||$79,560|
|Master of Architecture Track 2||$46,800|
No financial aid is offered to students coming from outside the USA to study at Massachusetts College of Arts and Design. International students can apply for a private student loan with a creditworthy U.S. citizen or a non-citizen permanent resident as a co-signer.
Some of the scholarships and other financial aid offered to domestic students are:
Scholarships available for domestic students:
As part of the Alumni association, the alumnus gets,
Few notable alumni of Massachusetts College of Arts and Design are Lavaughan Jenkins, BFA, Painting; Melanie Blood, BFA Ceramics; and Ashley Norman, Low Residency MFA.
|Average Cost of Attendance||$32,600 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||2 : 1|
|Massachusetts College of Art and Design Enrollment||2383|
|Average Graduation Rate||67.0%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$32,600 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$23,400 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$2,100 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$13,500 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$1,400 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$13,500 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$1,400 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$5,500 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$5,400 / Year|
|National Association of Schools of Art and Design|
|New England Association of Schools and Colleges|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary