Pennsylvania College of Art and Design

Pennsylvania College of Art and Design

Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Pennsylvania College of Art and Design

Pennsylvania College of Art and Design is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The campus is situated in a small city area and is home to 246 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How difficult is it to get into Pennsylvania College of Art and Design?

Admission into Pennsylvania College of Art and Design is fairly competitive with an acceptance rate of 43%. Male students have an acceptance rate of 37% compared to female students with an acceptance rate of 46%.

How much does it cost to attend Pennsylvania College of Art and Design?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Pennsylvania College of Art and Design for an academic year is $26,600. Both in-state and out-of-state students pay the same tuition. Including the cost of living of $13,510 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $26,600 to $40,110 for an academic year. 100% of undergraduate students at Pennsylvania College of Art and Design receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $26,927.

What degrees are offered at Pennsylvania College of Art and Design?

The degrees offered at Pennsylvania College of Art and Design include "bachelor's degree".

What are the popular majors at Pennsylvania College of Art and Design?

The most popular programs/majors at Pennsylvania College of Art and Design include "Design and Applied Arts", "Fine and Studio Arts"" and "Film/Video and Photographic Arts".

What is the graduation rate at Pennsylvania College of Art and Design?

The graduation rate at Pennsylvania College of Art and Design is 44%.

What is the debt of graduating Pennsylvania College of Art and Design students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Pennsylvania College of Art and Design students is $20,204 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $30,600.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

Student-to-faculty Ratio

10

Awards Offered

Bachelor's degree

City

Lancaster

College Type

Private not-for-profit

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Small City

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$8,775

General

Address

204 N Prince St
Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17608-0059

College Website

pcad.edu

Phone

(717) 396-7833

Admissions Website

pcad.edu/Admissions

Online Application Website

pcad.edu/admissions/apply/

Financial Aid Website

pcad.edu/finaid

Admissions

Pennsylvania College of Art and Design has an acceptance rate of 43%. The acceptance rate of 43% implies that for every 100 students that applied 43 students got accepted. 353 students appied to Pennsylvania College of Art and Design. 43% of the students that applied got accepted, and 45% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

353

Acceptance Rate

43%

Application Fee$40
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Costs to Attend

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Pennsylvania College of Art and Design for an academic year can be broken down into $25,000 for tuition, $1,600 for fees, $1,568 for books and supplies, $10,754 for room and board and $1,188 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

$26,600
Tuition$25,000
Fees$1,600
Books and supplies$1,568
Room and board$10,754
Other expenses$1,188
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Students

Pennsylvania College of Art and Design has 246 undergradute students. 30% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 70% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

246

Enrollment by gender

30%

30% men

70%

70% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Pennsylvania College of Art and Design is 44%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 53% compared to 39% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Pennsylvania College of Art and Design is 81%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

44%

Graduation Rate by Gender

53%

53% men

39%

39% women

Retention Rate

81%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Pennsylvania College of Art and Design is $30,600 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $14,100 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $39,100.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$30,600

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$14,100 - $39,100

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

48%

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Pennsylvania College of Art and Design include "Design and Applied Arts" with 34 graduates followed by "Fine and Studio Arts" with 8 graduates, "Film/Video and Photographic Arts" with 6 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Design and Applied Arts34
Fine and Studio Arts8
Film/Video and Photographic Arts6

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.

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