Paier College of Art: Review & Facts

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Paier College of Art is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 130 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1946 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Hamden, Connecticut.

Academic Offerings

At Paier College of Art you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, 2-year certificate, or bachelor's degree.

Paier College of Art implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 10 majors. The most popular concentrations are Art, Marketing and Advertising, Architecture, Interior Design, and Photography. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings versus other schools.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Paier College of Art is fair at 73% (close to Connecticut average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
4 : 1
The graduation rate at Paier College of Art is below average: 56%.

Student to faculty ratio at Paier College of Art is excellent, 4:1. Read more regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition price is fairly high, about $15,000 a year. The additional fees at Paier College of Art beyond tuition are approximately $500, which comes to a total of $15,500 per academic year.

Read the details about Paier College of Art additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

Dual Credits
The college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Paier College of Art is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Paier College of Art and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (203) 287-3031 or check Paier College of Art Website.

Opportunities and Services

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Paier College of Art, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Currently there is no on-campus housing at Paier College of Art.

Based on the college crime data, Paier College of Art appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Paier College of Art Location and Maps

Post Address: Paier College of Art, 20 Gorham Ave, Hamden, Connecticut 06514-3902, USA
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