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School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at SAIC

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By Gender
MalesA
FemalesA-
By Major
ArchitectureA+
Art & Design DepartmentA
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcA
EducationA+
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcA
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A+
Interior DesignA+
OtherB+
UndecidedB-
Video/MediaA-

Against similar schools

Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

School of the Art Institute of Chicago
 A
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 B+

Rhode Island School of Design
 B
Maryland Institute College of Art
 C+
Savannah College of Art and Design
 B-
School of Visual Arts
 A
Harvard University
 B+
New York University
 A
F
A+

Surrounding City

... ) Overall a great time in the dorms, made MANY friends, had a great TA, loved the museum and the city ...Read full comment
... I would also highly recommend visiting the city for at least a week before you move here because it's definitely culture shock ...Read full comment
... The faculty, facitiies, students, museum, and city that makes up the total experience here is easily one of the best in the nation ...Read full comment
... For what the school lacks (lots of social groups/clubs, a large campus) the excellent city of Chicago makes up for ...Read full comment
... It's a city and you always have to be cautious and not draw attention to yourself ...Read full comment
... You build connections here in the most amazing city, if you work at it ...Read full comment
... Anyway Chicago is a really wonderful city there is a lot to explore in the city, a lot more than what freshmen and visiting students are intr...Read full comment
... Great MFA program in a great city ...Read full comment
... Chicago is a fantastic city with art events nearly every night ...Read full comment
... That's not entirely true, some of my VisCom teachers were incredible, and I was able to land a very nice Graphic Design job in the city and held ...Read full comment
... It's pretty tricky when you have to have divide your brain's creative capacity to a wide range of practices ...Read full comment
... She attended and graduated from the Kansas City Art Institute and had a much better art experience than me ...Read full comment
... Another thing I come from a big city but seriously people seem to get mugged/ stabbed/shot and hit by cars all the time ...Read full comment
School of the Art Institute of Chicago

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