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The Memphis College of Art

Art & Design Department Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 0/9
Student Surveys
(in Art & Design Department)
9
Males: 5, Females: 4
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.6
 

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:3.5 Medium
Actual difficulty:1.8 Low
Students found the coursework to be easier than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect


English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English10-20%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Art & Design Department:

The MAT Program recently developed at Memphis College of Art is horrible. The classes consist of time wasted on busy work. The teachers are terrible a...
The surrounding city has a lot of clubs and music scene but it also has a lot of violence and people constantly asking for money. This leads for a fe...
I decided to leave after one semester. Many instructors seemed tired or disconnected. Simply going through the motions. Technology is not incorporated...
Where to begin? I graduated in '04, after which Ive basically have had no contact with the school whatsoever. good riddance I say. Noone there was ...
Very unprofessional school. Didn't feel I learned anything from here other than stress and how to do mindless busy work. Buddy system with teachers is...
I don't think this college helped me. I got a scholarship here out of high school and thought that was really something but then I transferred my thir...
Going to this school was the biggest mistake I ever made. I entered this school fresh out of high school. I was so excited...art was my passion and w...
I think overall it has done more harm than good. I mean I learned technical & aesthetic things, but that's about it. I still have over $20,000 in lo...
MCA does not provide adequate tools for graduates to succeed in the business of art. I graduated completely clueless in marketing, grant writing, and...
I did not enjoy the expeience.
This college is useful if you're truly interested in teaching yourself. Most students attending here retain the 'high school mentality' that's become...
I went on after MCA and to a University. I have found tons of artists that do just that...MCA is where they start because it feels like staying in the...
I am a professional artist, yes the real thing. I live in NY NY. Memphis College of Art is a joke. The Faculty are not real artist, just left over tra...
I graduated from MCA and felt it did nothing for me. I got my degree in animation yet it was extremely lacking in the skills I needed and I had to ta...
I had a horrible experience going to this college between 2003 to 2005, came fresh out of high school, got a scholorship for this college and it was a...
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