California Institute of the Arts

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Private university in Santa Clarita, California

About California Institute of the Arts

According to Wikipedia, The California Institute of the Arts is a private art university in Santa Clarita, California. It was incorporated in 1961 as the first degree-granting institution of higher learning in the US created specifically for students of both the visual and performing arts. It offers Bachelor of Fine Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Arts, and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees through its six schools: Art, Critical Studies, Dance, Film/Video, Music, and Theater.

California Institute of the Arts's Online Degrees

California Institute of the Arts Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation Rate
2,36429%72%

How Much Does California Institute of the Arts Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$53,466
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$52,801
30K - 48K$51,512
48K - 75K$55,675
75K - 110K$58,534
110K+$62,385

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do California Institute of the Arts Graduates Make?

If you graduate from California Institute of the Arts, then you can expect to earn an average of $50,600 per year. You also have a 88% chance of being employed after 10 years.

California Institute of the Arts's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
1,135697438

Where is California Institute of the Arts?

California Institute of the Arts is located at 24700 W McBean Pky, Valencia CA 91355-2397

What Is California Institute of the Arts Known For?

California Institute of the Arts is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

California Institute of the Arts's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are California Institute of the Arts's Most Influential Alumni?

California Institute of the Arts's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Communications, Literature, and History. Here are some of California Institute of the Arts's most famous alumni:

Stephen Hillenburg
Stephen Hillenburg
An Animator American.
Julie Taymor
Julie Taymor
An American film and theatre director.
James Lapine
James Lapine
An American stage director and librettist..
Douglas Rushkoff
Douglas Rushkoff
A Writer, American media theorist.
Glen Keane
Glen Keane
An American writer and artist.
Tim Burton
Tim Burton
An American filmmaker and artist.
John Musker
John Musker
An American animation director.
Pendleton Ward
Pendleton Ward
An American animator.
Michael Joyce
An American academic and writer.
Carrie Mae Weems
An African American photographer .
Mike Kelley
An American artist .
David Hammons
David Hammons
An American painter and performance artist.

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