Minneapolis College of Art and Design
With campus sharing a block with the Minneapolis Institute of Art, the Minneapolis College of Art and Design is a private 4-year art school. MCAD confers undergraduate degrees in 14 art and design-related majors and is one of the few art institutions in the nation to offer a major in Comic Art. In addition to classroom space, MCAD is home to a 3D shop and printmaking studio. Furthermore, MCAD oversees Gallery 148, a student-run art gallery that provides real world experience in curating and installing a show.
Key Admissions Stats
|Application Type||Application Deadline||Reply Deadline|
|Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted.||February 15, 2019|
|Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier.||December 1, 2019|
|Fall Regular Decision||May 1, 2020|
|Spring Regular Decision||December 1, 2018|
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|In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.||
|Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.||
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What Students Are Saying
It is a great way of making connections for internships and careers.
It is one of the best art schools in the region.
People that attend MCAD love art and love what they do.
If you're not one of these people then MCAD isn't for you.
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