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The Columbus College of Art and Design, founded in 1879, is a private institution. Its 17-acre campus, adjacent to the Columbus Museum of Art, is located near downtown Columbus.

Website: www.ccad.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,060
Undergraduate
Students
(68.3%) 724 Women
(31.7%) 336 Men
35
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
79% of 612 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
Not reported
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
19-26 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$44,990
Tuition and Fees
$35,420
Room and Board
$9,570
Average Percent of Need Met
64%
Average Freshman Award
$26,973
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$32,258
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
66
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 15% of classes
10-19 students: 45% of classes
20-29 students: 16% of classes
30-39 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Columbus Population
809,798
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
35% of all students
Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
 
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.2% Asian
10.6% Black/African-American
6.8% Hispanic/Latino
5.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
69.2% White
3.8% Unknown
International Students
7.3% from 23 countries
First-Year Students Returning
79.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
52.4%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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