Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Boston, MA, USA
3.59 Average Rating

Founded in response to a 19th century state edict requiring city public schools to include classes on drawing, the Massachusetts College of Art & Design is an art school in Boston. MassArt confers a Bachelor of Arts degree featuring 18 artistic concentrations and all students are required to take Liberal Arts and History of Art courses as part of the curriculum. The campus includes eight galleries that display student and faculty artwork for the public throughout the year. Located in one of the cultural capitals of America, MassArt is a short walk from the Museum of Fine Arts and the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Major city
In-State Students
66%
Out-Of-State Students
29%
0
100
71%
Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 1086
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 1, 2018 May 1, 2019
Fall Regular Decision February 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
2,064
Total Number of Undergrads
1,933
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
52%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
70%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
9:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$22,323
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$13,200
Out-of-State Tuition
$36,400
Students Receiving Financial Aid
81%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,520
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
30%
70%
Student Organizations
45
Size of Town
Major city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Boston
New York
Los Angeles
San Francisco
Providence
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$34,600
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What Students Are Saying

3.59 Average Rating
MassArt is a great school with great programs. The professors are very helpful and they're always there to help. They have great resources for all students, no matter what their major is.
Teachers, staff and students are all so friendly. It is a positive environment and you can really open up and be yourself here.
Ashleigh from Cape Coral, FL

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