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California Institute of the Arts

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)

CItA Address

VALENCIA, CA91355--2397
General info:(661) 255-1050
Financial aid office:(661) 253-7878
Admissions office:(661) 253-7863
University Homepage

Tuition + CItA Housing

Meals Per Week:17

UGrad Application Fee: $70
Grad Application Fee: $70

Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:450
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup

# of Undergrads: 919
# of Grad students: 572
# of Part time: 5
Total Students: 1,491




American Indian:



Pacific Islander:




Financial Aid

71% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,605

10% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $9,036

66% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $4,224

53% receive student loans and the average amount is $5,196
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Private not-for-profit 4 year or above Institution
Schools of art, music, and design
Schools of art, music, and design

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
Competencies Required
Test EOFL Required

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted %

29% men vs 26% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions

Number of Men Applicants: 1,684
Number of Women Applicants: 2,202
Number of Men Admitted: 482
Number of Women Admitted: 564

Student Services

Library On Campus
Counseling Services

Majors  Hide Majors

• Acting
• Acting Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Cinematography and Film/Video Production
• Cinematography and Film/Video Production Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Dance General
• Dance General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Design and Visual Communications General
• Design and Visual Communications General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Directing and Theatrical Production
• Directing and Theatrical Production Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Film/Video and Photographic Arts Other
• Film/Video and Photographic Arts Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Fine/Studio Arts General
• Fine/Studio Arts General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Jazz/Jazz Studies
• Jazz/Jazz Studies Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Music General
• Music Performance General
• Music Performance General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Music Technology
• Music Theory and Composition
• Music Theory and Composition Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Music Theory and Composition Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Photography
• Photography Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
• Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Visual and Performing Arts Other
• Visual and Performing Arts Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Voice and Opera
• Voice and Opera Postbaccalaureate certificate

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