Cleveland Institute of Art

Acceptance Rate 67 %
SAT Average 1,185
Tuition & Fees $44,385
Student Population 599
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $22,767

Academic Overview

Cleveland Institute of Art Campus, Cleveland, OH
Cleveland Institute of Art is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Cleveland, Ohio. It is a School of art, music, and design by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $44,385 for undergraduate students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 599 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 67% and the graduation rate is 64% last year.
The salary after graduation from Cleveland Institute of Art varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $41,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Cleveland Institute of Art are $44,385.
Cleveland Institute of Art 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at CIA. The acceptance rate of CIA is 67% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 20%. The average graduation rate is 64% and the transfer-out rate is 16%. The average received amount of financial aid is $22,767 and 99% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 599 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Cleveland Institute of Art is 67 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Cleveland Institute of Art is 64 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Cleveland Institute of Art is 16 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Cleveland Institute of Art is 86 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Cleveland Institute of Art is 599
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Cleveland Institute of Art is 9 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
9 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,767 at Cleveland Institute of Art.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

CIA offers 15 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree150

Special Learning Opportunities

Cleveland Institute of Art offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:389)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,966)

Veterans Benefits

Cleveland Institute of Art has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges