Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle

Seattle, WA

Cornish College of the Arts offers 21-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 7:1. 1 high safety campus. Acceptance Rate is 86%. 36.2% are women, and 63.8% are men. 3% percents of international students. The average annual total cost of attendance at Cornish College of the Arts is 32474$, that is above national average. Total price of living is between $40400 and $50650 per year. 49% of full-time Cornish College of the Arts students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $28,500, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Cornish College of the Arts is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).

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$32,474
ABOVE AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Cornish College of the Arts students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$25,150
$30,001 - $48,000$28,962
$48,001 - $75,000$33,595
$75,001 - $110,000$37,651
$110,001+$36,693

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Recommendations
  • Admission test scores

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: 7980

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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21%

Types of financial aids

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743 of Cornish College of the Arts undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 97 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Cornish College of the Arts number 35 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Washington.

Students at Cornish College of the Arts awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Salary After Attending

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$28,500

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Yellow Ribbon Program

Disability services

9%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Cornish College of the Arts.

Study abroad

Study abroad - programs and arrangements providing students a possibility to complete part of the college program studying in another country.

Graduation Rate

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49%
BELOW AVERAGE

Cornish College of the Arts graduation rate is below the national average.

49% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Cornish College of the Arts completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This indicator doesn’t take into account students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare schools.

Applying information

Average number of admissions to one applicant

1 : 1

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

5 : 1

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Recommendations
  • Admission test scores

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Acceptance Rate

The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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86%

In comparison to National Average

Cornish College of the Arts acceptance rate is above national average.

In comparison to state Average

Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 80%, so acceptance rate value is above state average for 6%.

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86%
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In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $30k - $40k price range

Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 63%, so Cornish College of the Arts acceptance rate value is above state net price average for 23%.

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86%
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Admissions yield

Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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36%

Total

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36%

Full time

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0%

Part time

Retention rate

Full-time retention rate

70%

Part-time retention rate

0%

The Cornish College of the Arts full-time retention rate is 70% and part-time retention rate is 0%.

Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and continue studying in the same program next fall semester are counted in the retention rate.

Retention rate is an important indicator: if it is high, it shows that school has quality curriculum, welcoming student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Cornish College of the Arts is 7:1, that means that for every 7 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

7:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

22
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3%

Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In Cornish College of the Arts the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Cornish College of the Arts and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Cornish College of the Arts

The campus located by 1000 Lenora Street address in Seattle, Washington.

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Cornish College of the Arts in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Cornish College of the Arts with 1.3% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Cornish College of the Arts are burglary, motor vehicle theft, and forcible sex offense.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Cornish College of the Arts offers 21 programs in total: 18 are for Bachelor's degree and 3 are Postbaccalaureate certificate.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 48 universities in King county. Cornish College of the Arts is one of the few institutions in King that offers a Bachelor's degree program.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Washington state average data to help you compare.

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Cornish College of the Arts provides coursework for undergraduate students and graduate students.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 769 students with 23067 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 2 with 58 credit hours.

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Address: 1000 Lenora Street

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Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +2067265016

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: cornish.edu

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