Compass College of Cinematic Arts

Grand Rapids, MI, USA
3.67 Average Rating

Compass College of Cinematic Arts is a Christian-centered film school in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The college’s Bachelor of Fine Arts in Cinematic & Media Arts program is divided into concentrations in Story, Acting, Production, and Post-production, and every student spends 400 hours of real-world experience on a film set within their first year. Outside of classroom and film work, students explore their religious beliefs together during weekly Lifegroup meetings. Compass also sponsors a number of social outings throughout the year including monthly movie nights, video game gatherings, and film industry networking events.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
86%
0
100
98%
Acceptance Rate
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
132
Total Number of Undergrads
132
Academic Calendar

Semester

Student:Faculty Ratio
16:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$20,441
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$13,110
Out-of-State Tuition
$13,110
Students Receiving Financial Aid
77%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,901
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
75%
25%
Size of Town
City: Midsize
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After Graduation

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What Students Are Saying

3.67 Average Rating
it has a very small class size, about 140 in all classes, and only accept around 75 students from 600 applicants. however, the teachers are all very welcoming and are passionate about what they are doing. everyone is very nice and respectful and knows each other.
elyse from rockford, mi