General Information About Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design
Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design’s mission has several aims, all consistent with its founding in 1963 as a community of “creatives”: to instill a passion for creativity, innovation, excellence and lifelong learning in both the Fine and Applied Arts, to nurture the individual talents of each student as he or she completes a formal program of study: to integrate critical thinking, analysis and scholarship into the refinement and application of each student’s skills and creativity; to contribute in socially responsible ways to the local, global and professional communities. RMCAD is committed to serving these diverse populations and the diverse learning and creative styles of its students as one of the nation’s premier art and design colleges. RCMAD is dedicated to the support of student learning in all its functions by providing students with a practicing art, design and humanities faculty of the highest quality, supported by contemporary technologies an highly competent and dedicated professional staff in a safe, dynamic and inspirational learning environment.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Teacher certification
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Bachelor's degree
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 707 Percent Admitted 19% Men Admitted 19% Women Admitted 19% Full Time Retention Rate 61%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Critical Reading 470 600 Math 453 588 Writing 440 580
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Composite 18 23 English 19 25 Math 17 24 Writing 21 28
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 682 Native American 4 Asian 16 African American 9 Hispanic 70 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 612 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 0