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The Massachusetts College of Art and Design

The Massachusetts College of Art and Design

621 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115-5882
(617) 879-7000

The Massachusetts College of Art and Design is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1873. This college, which is 2.6 miles from the center of the city, is located in Boston, MA. Students are offered five certificates, 20 degrees at the bachelors level, and four degrees at the masters level by it. In 2010, 2,446 students sought degrees from the 22 programs at this college. It offers subjects including teaching, graphic design, and education. It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. It is one of 2 art colleges in Massachusetts.

Admission

In 2010, 1,516 students applied to this college. This college admitted 60% of applicants or 910 students. Approximately 72% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 1,516 students applied to this college. This college admitted 60% of applicants or 910 students. Approximately 72% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 60%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 61%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 59%

Student Demographics

This college enrolled 2,446 students in 2010.

Student Demographics

This college enrolled 2,446 students in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 832
  • Total Enrolled Female: 1614
  • Undergraduate Male: 768
  • Undergraduate Female: 1491
  • Graduate Male: 67
  • Graduate Female: 120

Faculty Demographics

This college employs 324 faculty. Almost a third of the teachers are full-time, around 69% of instructors are part-time, and about 50% of faculty are women.

Faculty Demographics

This college employs 324 faculty. Almost a third of the teachers are full-time, around 69% of instructors are part-time, and about 50% of faculty are women.

  • Male: 159
  • Female: 165
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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