Memphis College of Art

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1930 Poplar Avenue

Overton Park

Memphis, TN 38104-2764

(901) 272-5151

(800) 727-1088

Fax: (901) 272-5158



Contact: Annette Moore

Director of Admissions
Main Address

1930 Poplar Avenue, Overton Park

Memphis, TN 38104-2764

(901) 272-5100

www.mca.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 322

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 102

Degree-seeking undergrads: 320

Graduate enrollment: 81

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 52%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 66%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Design/Visual Communications B
Digital art B
Drawing B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Graphic Design B
Illustration B
Metal/Jewelry Arts B
Multimedia B
Painting B
Photography B
Printmaking B
Sculpture B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics 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.

Memphis College of Art Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(901) 272-5100
Website:www.mca.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.mca.edu
Address:1930 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2764
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:378
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):47%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:378 (100% 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:$31,700
Out-of-state Tuition:$31,700
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$19,806

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Memphis College of Art Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Memphis College of Art.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Education1
Visual and Performing Arts72
Grand total73

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Memphis College of Art.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Memphis College of Art 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$31,700
Out-of-state$31,700
Books and supplies$1,650

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$33,100
Out-of-state$33,100

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid80100%
Grant or scholarship aid80100%$19,806
Student loan aid6379%$6,337

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid358100%$18,042
Federal student loans27978%$8,167

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants388106282
Percent admitted100%35%41%
Percent admitted who enrolled20%22%19%

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

Memphis College of Art Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment378
Undergraduate enrollment338
Graduate enrollment40

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Memphis College of Art Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

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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