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Milwaukee Institute Of Art & Design

Overview of Milwaukee Institute Of Art & Design

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design is found in Milwaukee, WI. Milwaukee is a large city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Bachelor's degree at Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in architecture and planning, design, fine arts, photography and commercial art.

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Selectivity

Admission to Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in.

Student Body

Students numbered 657 in 2007-2008 at the school.

Student Life

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design offers students meal plans.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD) is a degree granting college where individuals discover and realize their creative potential."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design
273 E Erie St
Milwaukee , WI 53202-6003
General Phone: (414) 847-3200
http://www.miad.edu

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Design60industrial design, graphic design, illustration
Fine Arts27fine arts, painting, sculpture
Photography and Commercial Art13photography, drawing, printmaking
Media13animation and special effects
Architecture and Planning10interior architecture

Number of programs and degrees for Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Bachelor's degree12311

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Student Body

In 2007-2008, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design had a total enrollment of 657 students (590 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 31%
Women 69%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 80%
Black 4%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 7%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 11%
20-21 37%
22-24 37%
25-29 8%
30-34 2%
35-39 1%
40-49 1%
50-64 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

ResidencePercent
Wisconsin65%
Illinois13%
Minnesota4%
Indiana3%
Texas3%
Ohio2%
Iowa2%
Kansas2%
Michigan1%
Rhode Island1%
Washington1%
North Carolina1%
Missouri1%
(International Students)1%
South Dakota1%

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 51 %
Part-Time 100 %

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Room and Board (2007)

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design offers campus housing for 170 of its 590 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Milwaukee, Wisconsin for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Wisconsin Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total54841275%17743%
Men19915176%5436%
Women34926175%12347%

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArequired
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordnot required
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencerequired
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 25,164
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 25,164
Room and board $ 7,400
Room charge $ 4,630
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,953
Books and supplies $ 1,828
Other expenses $ 1,798

Financial Aid:
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2077100)

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year11$56,7137$57,915
Associate professoracademic year4$50,3275$48,964
Assistant professoracademic year4$42,9493$40,936
No academic rankacademic year1*2*
All faculty totalacademic year20$51,34717$49,002

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Degree Programs (2007)

Architecture And Planning
Interior Architecture

Design
Graphic Design
Illustration
Industrial Design

Fine Arts
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Painting
Sculpture

Media
Animation, Interactive Tech, Video Graphics and Special Effects

Photography And Commercial Art
Drawing
Photography
Printmaking

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Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Highlights

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What Sets Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Apart:

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% of degrees in fine arts
(vs. all colleges)
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% of degrees in design
(vs. all colleges)
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% of degrees in architecture and planning
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design % of degrees in architecture and planning
% of degrees in photography and commercial art
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design % of degrees in photography and commercial art
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 17%Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Dorm rooms per full-time student

Notable:
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan

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