General Information About Montserrat College of Art
Montserrat College of Art, an independent institution of art, provides an intensive visual arts education that enables students to sustain a lifelong involvement in art and design and to become informed, responsible members of society. In addition, Montserrat is committed to contributing to the cultural life of its surrounding communities. Through its degree, diploma, and community-based programs, Montserrat offers: A vital learning community for students deeply engaged in the study of art and design which encourages and nurtures their unique talents, visions, aspirations, and commitment; A varied curriculum that challenges the individual by fostering the growth of technical and perceptual skills, as well as intellectual awareness and understanding; An accomplished and diverse faculty of artists, designers and scholars who are dedicated to stimulating and reinforcing students’ progress and to promoting the highest standards of artistic and intellectual development; and A continuing array of public programs such as exhibitions, artist talks, master classes and more, which enhance the cultural life of our campus and the surrounding communities.
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 not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Teacher certification
- Study abroad
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- 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).
- 2-4 years certificate
- Bachelor's degree
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 75%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 281 Native American 0.0 Asian 2.0 African American 3.0 Hispanic 8.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 349 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 0