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School of the Art Institute of Chicago
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  • Graduate School
  • CHICAGO, IL

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School of the Art Institute of Chicago is a private graduate school in Chicago, Illinois. It has a small graduate student body with an enrollment of 746 graduate students. The 12 graduate programs at School of the Art Institute of Chicago are all on-campus only and none are offered online. The most popular graduate school programs at School of the Art Institute of Chicago are Studio Arts, Building Science and Technology, and Alternative Therapy. 8% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

About

Address
36 S WABASH
CHICAGO, IL 60603
Website
Telephone
(312) 629-6100

Admissions

Application Deadline
January 10
Deadline for International Students
January 10
Application Fee
$90

Scholarship

Masters and Doctoral Programs

Applying

Acceptance Rate
No data available  
Total Graduate Students
746
GRE
No data available  
GMAT
No data available  
LSAT
No data available  
MCAT
No data available  
TOEFL
No data available  
IELTS
No data available  
Interview Required
No data available  
Personal Statement Required
Yes
Academic Transcripts Required
Yes
Application Fee Waivers Available
Yes
Letters of Recommendation Required
2

Academics

Part-time Classes Available
No
Weekend Classes Available
Yes
Evening Classes Available
Yes
Poll
100%
of students took their classes full time. 4 responses
25%
of students completed the program in the time they expected. 4 responses
50%
of students agree the program difficulty was manageable. 4 responses
25%
of students agree that the online courses were positive experiences. 4 responses

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
746
Part-Time Grad Students
60
Research Assistants
No data available  
Teaching Assistants
204
Racial Diversity
  • White
    37.3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    33.6%
  • Hispanic
    9.1%
  • Asian
    7.6%
  • Unknown
    5.8%
  • African American
    4.5%
  • Multiracial
    1.7%
  • Native American
    0.5%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 4 responses
  • Driven
    50%
  • Down-to-earth
    50%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 3 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    33%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    33%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    33%

Professors

Poll
75%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 4 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 4 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 4 responses

Tuition & Financial Aid

In-State Tuition
$1,730 / year
Out-of-State Tuition
$1,730 / year
Received Financial Aid
No data available  
Average Total Aid Awarded
No data available  
Work Study Program Available
Yes
Teaching/Research Fellowship Available
Yes
Financial Aid Website

Campus Resources

International Students Office
Yes
Disability Services
Yes
Veterans Services
No
Childcare Services
No
50%
of students agree they had access to good mental health resources. 4 responses
0%
of students agree the program offered accessible childcare. 4 responses
50%
of students agree they felt supported as an international student. 4 responses
0%
of students agree they felt supported as a veteran. 4 responses

Outcomes

Average Salary After Graduation
No data available  
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
Career Placement URL
Poll
75%
of students are confident they will graduate. 4 responses
Poll
25%
of students are confident they will find a job after graduation. 4 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 4 responses
  • $100K+
    25%
  • $75K-$100K
    25%
  • $50K-$75K
    50%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 4 responses
  • $100K-$125K
    25%
  • <$50K
    50%
  • Did not graduate yet
    25%
25%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 4 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A+
Median Household Income
$113,839
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$2,204
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$483,515
National
$217,500

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