Otis College of Art and Design (Otis Art Institute)
9045 Lincoln Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
- FAFSA School Code: 001251
- Phone: (800) 527-6847
- School Homepage
- Phone: (310) 665-6820
- Admissions Page
Financial Aid Office
- Phone: (310) 665-6880
- Financial Aid Page
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Otis College of Art and Design, located in Los Angeles, California, is a nonprofit private art institution that offers interested students career training in the fields of art and design. More than ten different programs are offered at Otis Art Institute, with a Master's degree being the highest degree available. Some of the more popular programs offered for aspiring artists includes:
- Film, Video and Photographic Arts
- Fashion Design
- Design and Visual Communications
- Fine Studio Arts
Student and special services are available at Otis Art Institute, offering personal and academic assistance for students, which includes:
- Weekend and night classes available
- Career path counseling
- Work study style employment
- Assistance to find work
Students can use various means to gauge school performance. A school's graduation and loan default rates are among the strongest indicators of educational and career success. Otis College of Art and Design has a yearly graduation rate of 52%, and a loan default rate of around 8%.
Otis College of Art and Design has been accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities having first received its accreditation from that agency in 1956. Get more information by visiting the school's official website, where you can learn about classes offered, tuition, and disclosures.
Below is a list of areas of study that may be available for students. Any linked program will direct you to the respective program's profile page which provides general educational requirements and possible career paths.
Get more information about the programs offered by Otis College of Art and Design by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
Visual and Performing Arts
- Film, Video and Photographic Arts (B)
- Fashion Design (B)
- Design and Visual Communications (B)
- Fine Studio Arts (B, M)
- Industrial Design (B)
- Design and Applied Arts (B)
- Graphic Design (B, M)
- Commercial and Advertising Art (B)
- Fine Arts and Art Studies (M)
- Environmental Design, Architecture (B)
English Language and Literature
- Creative Writing (M)
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
Once scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are calculated, the expected average cost for students at Otis Art Institute is $33,400. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. A fee of $60 is required from all applicants. Students in need of financial assistance can get more information through the school's financial aid department, by calling (310) 665-6880. The financial figures shown on this page provide information regarding costs and fees at this school, these numbers may change in a given year due to a variety of factors.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details
- Tuition is estimated to be around $38,000 per year
- Per unit charges are around $1,300 for part time students
- Required fees for full-time students: $1,000
Graduate Courses - Tuition Details
- Annual tuition for graduate students is estimated to range between $36,000-$43,000
- Part time students are estimated to pay about $1,300 to $1,500 per unit
- Required fees for graduate students are around $1,000
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||81%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||81%||$13,600|
|Receiving Student Loans||65%||$7,093|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 8%.