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School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Acceptance Rate 57 %
SAT Average 1,240
Tuition & Fees $53,160
Student Population 3,639
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $15,564

Academic Overview

School of the Art Institute of Chicago is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Chicago, Illinois. It is a School of art, music, and design by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $53,160 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,639 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 57% and the graduation rate is 70% last year.
The salary after graduation from School of the Art Institute of Chicago varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $40,800. 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 School of the Art Institute of Chicago are $53,160. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $43,912 on average.
School of the Art Institute of Chicago 2021 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$53,160
Graduate$43,912
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at School of the Art Institute of Chicago. The acceptance rate of School of the Art Institute of Chicago is 57% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 17%. The average graduation rate is 70% and the transfer-out rate is 17%. The average received amount of financial aid is $15,564 and 87% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,639 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for School of the Art Institute of Chicago is 57 %.
Graduation Rate for School of the Art Institute of Chicago is 70 %
Transfer-out Rate for School of the Art Institute of Chicago is 17 %
Retention Rate for School of the Art Institute of Chicago is 81 %
Student Population for School of the Art Institute of Chicago is 3,639
Student to Faculty Rate for School of the Art Institute of Chicago is 11 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $15,564 at School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Offered Degrees

School of the Art Institute of Chicago offers 19 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 Degree50
Post Bachelor's Degree20
Master's Degree120

Special Learning Opportunities

School of the Art Institute of Chicago 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
ROTCNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:999)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $2,510)

Veterans Benefits

School of the Art Institute of Chicago 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