Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design

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School Overview

The Rock Mountain College of Art and Design (RMCAD), located in Denver, Colorado, offers undergraduate and graduate degrees online and on campus. The institution is fully accredited and offers majors in an array of academic and professional art and design disciplines, including Graphic Design, Art Education, Video Game Art, Fine Arts, Animation, Illustration, Photography, Sculpture and Painting. RMCAD recently launched Master of Arts (M.A.) in Design Strategy and Innovation degree and a Master of Arts (M.A.) Education, Leadership and Emerging Technologies degree.

General Information

Admission Office

1600 Pierce Street

Denver, CO 80214

(303) 753-6046

(800) 888-2787

Fax: (303) 759-4970



Contact: Angela Carlson

Director of Marketing and Admissions
Main Address

1600 Pierce Street

Denver, CO 80214

(303) 753-6046

www.rmcad.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 573

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 133

Degree-seeking undergrads: 568

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 99%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 68%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Design/Visual Communications B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Game art B
Graphic Design B
Illustration B
Interior Design B
Painting B
Photography B
Sculpture B

Communications Technologies

Animation/Special Effects B

Education

Art Teacher Education B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(303) 753-6046
Website:www.rmcad.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private for-profit
Apply Online:www.rmcad.edu/apply
Address:1600 Pierce St, Lakewood, CO 80214
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:923
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):49%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:5 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:0 (0% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$17,170
Out-of-state Tuition:$17,170
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,108

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Education111
Visual and Performing Arts381
Grand total6112

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$17,170
Out-of-state$17,170
Books and supplies$1,600

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$20,876
Out-of-state$20,876

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid6889%
Grant or scholarship aid6889%$4,108
Student loan aid6687%$8,189

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid93687%$2,636
Federal student loans68263%$10,263

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment923
Undergraduate enrollment906
Graduate enrollment17

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs

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