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The Art Center Design College Albuquerque

Overview of The Art Center Design College Albuquerque

The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque is located in Albuquerque, NM (a large city). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque is the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in design, photography and commercial art.

The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque Selectivity

The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque does not offer open admission. Three quarters of students in 2007-2008 had SAT verbal scores of at least 401. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 394 and 509.

Student Body

The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque had 298 enrolled students in 2007-2008.

Student Life

A lot of students at the school attend part-time.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque

The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque
5000 Marble NE
Albuquerque , NM 87110
General Phone: (505) 254-7575
http://www.theartcenter.EDU

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The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Design24design and visual communication, interior design
Media6animation and special effects
Photography and Commercial Art2commercial art, photography
Fine Arts0fine arts studies
Architecture and Planning0landscape architecture

Number of programs and degrees for The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Bachelor's degree226
Associate's degree102
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years01

The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque Student Body

In 2007-2008, The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque had a total enrollment of 298 students (318 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 29%
Women 71%
Full-Time 65%
Part-Time 35%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 35%
Black 3%
Hispanic 36%
Asian 2%
Unknown 24%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 15%
20-21 18%
22-24 18%
25-29 17%
30-34 6%
35-39 5%
40-49 4%
50-64 4%

The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 23 %
Part-Time 55 %

The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total645281%4892%
Men181583%1493%
Women463780%3492%

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal401510
SAT Math394509
ACT Verbal1622
ACT Math1521
ACT Composite1623

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArequired
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencerequired
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT11%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT52%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)recommended
Other Standardized Testsnot required

The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 26,765
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 26,765
Books and supplies $ 3,500

Financial Aid:
The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2491501)

The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque Degree Programs (2007)

Architecture And Planning
Landscape Architecture (BS, BSLA, BLA, MSLA, MLA, PhD)

Design
Design and Visual Communications, General
Interior Design

Fine Arts
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other

Media
Animation, Interactive Tech, Video Graphics and Special Effects

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art
Photography

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The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque Highlights

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What Sets The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque Apart:

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% of degrees in design
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% of degrees in photography and commercial art
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Top 13%The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque % of degrees in photography and commercial art

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