Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design: Review & Facts

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Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 1,100 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1963 and is one of the 9 colleges located in Lakewood, Colorado.

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Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
14
Fair
At Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design you can receive your several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 14 majors. The most popular concentrations are Graphic Design and Animation, Art, Computer Science, Education, and Interior Design. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
72%
Fair
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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design is fair at 72% (close to Colorado average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design is below average - 50%.

Student to faculty ratio at RMCAD is good - 10:1. Find out more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,400
High
Average tuition pricing is fairly high - $15,900 per year. The additional fees at RMCAD beyond tuition are roughly $500; this makes it a total of $16,400 annually.

Read the details about Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design 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



Acceptance
Rate
19%
According to recent data, 707 applications were submitted and 136 were accepted; so it is challenging to get admitted at this school.

This school might accept 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) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (303) 753-6046 or check Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at RMCAD, 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.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design.

Based on the college crime data, Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design Location and Maps



Post Address: Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, 1600 Pierce St, Lakewood, Colorado 80214, USA
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