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The Ringling College of Art and Design

Art & Design Department Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 11/10
Student Surveys
(in Art & Design Department)
21
Males: 7, Females: 14
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.1
 

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

Ringling College of Art and Design
 B
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B

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

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:4.2 High
Actual difficulty:3.8 High
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 English0-10%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Art & Design Department:

If you do not come to this college with a STRONG art background in drawing of all types do not apply. They continue to advertise that "students with ...
This school was great in helping with job placement and helped me succeed in my field. I give it nothing but "5" Stars!!!
Ringling's mismanaged animation department desperately tries to play catch-up to modern industry standards, but is crippled by the lack of qualified p...
I thought going here I bought into everything they advertise on their website. Little did i know Id have THE WORST experience ever. The Head of the Pa...
Ringling is by far the best undergrad Computer Animation School in the U.S. Other Design schools cost more for an education that is inferior. The cr...
The first year of RIngling is too easy - - waste of money - its like a sumemr camp - they give As out too easy -- by 2nd,3rd and 4th year, things get...
I attended PreCollege at Ringling and ultimately decided not to apply there for college. Although I found the education quality great and the professo...
Don't look at the other people's comments, most are unable to cope with the popularity types and are stuck in a dungeon with no windows. Alot of kids ...
While Ringling boasts the best Computer Animation program in the country, that doesn't mean all of the other majors are useless. There are plenty of ...
Ringling is not an "average" college experience. If you are looking for wild weekends, crazy parties or lots of free time, look elsewhere! The focus a...
Ringling was a great school. I'd do it again if I had the chance. Ringling needs to think past Florida, however. I live in NYC and attend portfolio re...
Ringling is a great place to go as long as you know what you want to do and you are passionate about it. You have to apply directly to your major and ...
Grr! It makes me angry that there are not very many good reviews of Ringling online. It is hard to do research before attending this school! ...
Ringling is undergoing an expansion in many aspects. Student body, brand recognition, campus size, majors, etc. This is bringing the college some nega...
Yes, Ringling is one of the premiere schools for Computer Animation, but they earn that reputation by being absolutely ruthless. The school over-acce...
Let me start off with this school is not for everyone. I was pretty excited when I found out I could pull the loans to come here and work towards an...
Ok starting with the academics, Ringling is a great school, but you have to know where you want to go and what your career plan is. You must come in w...
Sorry for this re-upload, I did not realize it had defaulted me to "not so bright." I simply can not let that go, for I am very bright and have a gi...
Before attending Ringling, I attending a state school in my hometown. I had applied to only 2 colleges while in high school: a state school and Rhode...
I attended Ringling for four years and graduated with a degree in illustration and a minor in Fine Arts in 2011. I had previously attended Marlboro C...
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