Corcoran College of Art and Design
500 Seventeenth Street, NW, Washington, DC
- FAFSA School Code: 011950
- Phone: (202) 639-1800
- School Homepage
- Phone: (202) 639-1814
- Admissions Page
Financial Aid Office
- Phone: (202) 639-1816
- Financial Aid Page
Corcoran College of Art and Design, located in Washington, District Of Columbia, is a nonprofit private art institution that offers interested students a comprehensive education and training in the fields of art and design. More than twenty different programs are offered at Corcoran College of Art and Design, with a Master's degree being the highest level offered. Listed below are the programs with more popularity among aspiring artists:
- Fine Studio Arts
- Interior Design
- Art History
- Art Teacher Education
Student and special services are available at Corcoran College of Art and Design, offering personal and academic assistance for students, which includes:
- Classes offered on nights and weekends
- Career path counseling
- Student employment
Student success after graduation may be determined by a number of factors, including graduation rate and loan default. At Corcoran College of Art and Design, the graduation rate is around 57%, and the school has an average loan default rate of around 4%.
Corcoran College of Art and Design has been accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education having first received its accreditation from that agency in 1985. Please visit corcoran.edu for more information on programs offered and consumer disclosures.
The following is a list of areas of study available at Corcoran College of Art and Design. Programs that have a link will take you to the program's profile page where education requirements, career pathways, and other information is available.
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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
Visual and Performing Arts
- Fine Studio Arts (A, B)
- Interior Design (M)
- Art History (M)
- Graphic Design (A, B, C)
- Photography (B)
- Fine Arts and Art Studies (M)
- Jewelry Design (C)
- Illustration (C)
- Drawing (C)
- Art Teacher Education (M)
Communications and Journalism
- Photojournalism (B)
- Museum Studies (M)
Computer and Information Sciences
- Web Design (C)
- Prepress , Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design (C)
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The cost of attendance is approximately $27,900 per year, after the grants, scholarships and other forms of aid are calculated. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The cost to submit an application is $45. The financial aid department provides information and resources for students seeking out financial options. Their phone number is (202) 639-1816. The figures listed are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details
- Annual tuition is estimated to range between $30,000-$36,000
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $1,000 to $1,200 per credit hour
- Required fees for full-time students: $210
Graduate Courses - Tuition Details
- The estimated tuition range for graduate students is around $23,000-$28,000 per year
- For part-time students, charges are between $1,200-$1,500 per unit
- Required fees for graduate students are around $210
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||100%||$16,586|
|Receiving Student Loans||96%||$11,515|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 4%.