Massachusetts College of Art and Design

621 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA

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Massachusetts College of Art and Design, located in Boston, Massachusetts, is a public art institution that offers interested students training in the fields of art and design. More than twenty different programs are offered at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, with a Master's degree being the highest level offered. Here are the more popular programs offered:

  • Graphic Design
  • Painting
  • Fashion Design
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Illustration

Student and special services are available at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, providing personal and academic assistance for students, which includes:

  • Online classes
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Work study style employment
  • Employment search assistance

Students can use various means to evaluate school performance. A school's graduation and loan default rates are among the strongest indicators of educational and career success. Massachusetts College of Art and Design has a yearly graduation rate of 68%, and a loan default rate of near 4%.

The last reported accreditation for this school was done by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. Get more information by visiting the school's official website, where you can learn about classes offered, financial aid & tuition, and disclosures.

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Learn more about programs available at Massachusetts College of Art and Design by clicking on the request information button.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)


Communications and Journalism


Visual and Performing Arts

*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current 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 $12,000-$14,000
  • Per unit charges are around $330 for part time students

Graduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Annual tuition estimates are between $23,000-$28,000 for graduate students
  • For part-time students, charges are between $780-$940 per unit

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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid90%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships76%$9,810
Receiving Student Loans69%$8,331

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Contact Information

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