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Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design
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  • 4 Year
  • MILWAUKEE, WI

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade C minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade unavailable
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade A
  9. Dorms
    grade A minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade B minus
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B+

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MIAD is a private college located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 882 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the MIAD acceptance rate is 68%. Popular majors include Illustration, Graphic Design, and Studio Arts. Graduating 53% of students, MIAD alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $26,600.

About

273 E ERIE ST
MILWAUKEE, WI 53202
Athletic Division
No data available  
Athletic Conference
No data available  

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Rankings

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MIAD Admissions

Acceptance Rate
68%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$25,270 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$24,879 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 10 responses
71%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 21 responses
43%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 21 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    50%
  • On Campus
    49%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
882 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
14
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
45%
Varsity Athletes
0%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 14 responses
  • Artsy
    36%
  • Artsy LGBT hipsters
    29%
  • Open Minded
    14%
  • independant
    7%
  • Lazy
    7%
  • Snowflake
    7%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
77%
Poll
100%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 23 responses
Poll
100%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports. 18 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 19 responses
  • Unique
    42%
  • Artsy
    37%
  • Terrible School
    16%
  • Friendly
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$33,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
53%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
77%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 13 responses

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