637
Students
Financial aid thermometer
27,536
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
54
54%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Cleveland Institute of Art is a 4-year institution located in Cleveland, OH, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 11610 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH  44106
United States
Contact Office of Admissions
Email: admissions@cia.edu
Phone: 216-421-7418
Fax: 216-754-3634

Majors & Degrees

Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics And Special Effects Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Medical Illustration Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Ceramic Arts And Ceramics Checkmark
Drawing Checkmark
Fine Arts Related Checkmark
Game And Interactive Media Design Checkmark
Graphic Design Checkmark
Illustration Checkmark
Industrial And Product Design Checkmark
Interior Design Checkmark
Metal And Jewelry Arts Checkmark
Painting Checkmark
Photography Checkmark
Printmaking Checkmark
Sculpture Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

957
Applied
519
Accepted
637
Enrolled
54%

Applying

40
Application Fee
3.39
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2
One recommendation
Other requirements exist (see below)
Recommended Interview
Other requirements: Portfolio

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan December 1st Not reported
Transfer June 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 580 520 660
SAT Math 540 490 610
ACT Composite 22 20 26

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

39,300
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Fees

2,755
Full-time student fees
11,070
Room & board
8,420
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

27,536
Avg. Financial Aid Package
26,456
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
9,196
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,533
Avg. Loan Aid
13,392
Avg. Grant Aid
22,276
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
61%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
9%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

637
Total undergrad students
9%
International Students
35%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.25%
Black or African American 9.37%
White or Caucasian 66.03%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.32%
Asian 3.17%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.16%
Two or more races 3.97%

Gender

Male (36.73%)
Female (63.27%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Not Reported
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 37%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Halloween Party, Student Independent Exhibition and Pink Pig year-end picnic and art auction

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities Checkmark
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Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Campus Activities Board, Student Independent Exhibition, International Interior Design Association, Student Leadership Council and Community Service Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No

Faculty

122
Total Faculty
7:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 51
Part-time - 71
Male - 78
Female - 44