General Information About The Art Institute of California-San Diego
The Art Institute of California - San Diego educates and prepares creative and culinary arts students using quality educational programs designed to instruct them in skills useful in everyday performance in the workplace. The Art Institute of California - San Diego faculty achieve this purpose by bringing professional knowledge to their instruction. A student graduating from The Art Institute of California - San Diego can expect to be prepared to seek an entry-level position in his or her chosen field. Our goal - to be a leader in providing education - must be achieved in accordance with our philosophy: Everything we do is based on quality service to students and their families, faculty, and staff; development, growth, involvement, and recognition of employees; and sound economic principles.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 4-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Associate's degree
- Bachelor's degree
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 956 Percent Admitted 33% Men Admitted 35% Women Admitted 31% Full Time Retention Rate 69%
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $24,144 Room & Board Charge $8,691 Books & Supplies Cost $1,638 Dorm Capacity 125
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 3,053 Native American 19 Asian 305 African American 121 Hispanic 581 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 1,715 Enrolled FullTime Graduates