College for Creative Studies

Acceptance Rate 55 %
SAT Average 1,075
Tuition & Fees $47,585
Student Population 1,512
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $19,465

Academic Overview

College for Creative Studies is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Detroit, Michigan. It is a School of art, music, and design by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2022 tuition & fees are $47,585 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,512 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 55% and the graduation rate is 55% last year.
The salary after graduation from College for Creative Studies varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $50,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of College for Creative Studies are $47,585. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $49,655 on average.
College for Creative Studies 2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at CCS. The acceptance rate of CCS is 55% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 32%. The average graduation rate is 55% and the transfer-out rate is 8%. The average received amount of financial aid is $19,465 and 94% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,512 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for College for Creative Studies is 55 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for College for Creative Studies is 55 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for College for Creative Studies is 8 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for College for Creative Studies is 81 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for College for Creative Studies is 1,512
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for College for Creative Studies is 10 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $19,465 at College for Creative Studies.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

CCS 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
Less than one year certificate10
Bachelor's Degree100
Master's Degree40

Special Learning Opportunities

College for Creative Studies offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and 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:676)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $2,900)

Veterans Benefits

College for Creative Studies 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