Graduate Programs Summary at Academy of Art University

Academy of Art University is a Private (for-profit), 4 or more years school located in San Francisco, California. It offers graduate degrees as well as undergraduate degrees. For academic year 2019-2020 the graduate school tuition & fees are $26,292 in average for all students.

Academy of Art University offers 35 graduate programs: 33 Master's, 2 Post-Bachelor's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
Academy of Art University
School NameAcademy of Art University
TypePrivate (for-profit), 4 or more years
Address79 New Montgomery, San Francisco, CA
Graduate School Students3,565
Tuition & Fees (2019-2020)$26,292
Student to Faculty14:1 (7.14%)

2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

Next table and chart describe 2019-2020 graduate tuition & fees at Academy of Art University with tuition changes over last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. The tuition & fees is $26,292 for all students.The average room & board cost is $17,510 and the total cost of attendance is $49,604 when a student pays out-of-state tuition rate and living on-campus facilities such as dormitory. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $1,031.
2020 COATuition Trends
Graduate School 2020 Tuition & Costs - Academy of Art University
Cost per Credit$1,031
Books & Supplies$1,972
Room & Board$17,510 (On-Campus) / $15,086 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,830 (On-Campus) / $5,386 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$49,604
Off-Campus Total$48,736
Graduate Tuition Changes (2016-2020) - Academy of Art University
Tuition & Fees$22,740$23,868$23,868$25,044$26,292

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Academy of Art University offers Masters, Post-Bachelor's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 35 major areas - 32 Master's (31 online program), 1 Post-Bachelor'(1 online program). Next table summarizes total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of program.
Communication and Journalism
Communications Technologies
Computer And Information Sciences
Engineering Technology
Work and Family Studies
Visual And Performing Arts

Graduate Student Population

At Academy of Art University, total 10,616 students enrolled in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, total 3,565 students are enrolled for graduate degree programs. By gender, it has 1,249 male and 2,316 female students. By attending status, there are 2,085 full-time and 1,480 part-time students in graduate schools at Academy of Art University. Academy of Art University offers online degree program and 1,574 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 736 students are taking some graduate online courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution - Academy of Art University
Men Students1,249
Women Students2,316
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution - Academy of Art University
Full-time Students2,085
Part-time Students1,480
By race/ethnicity 521 White, 174 Black, and 142 Asian students are attending at Academy of Art University. Detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution - Academy of Art University
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races44
37 students are younger than 22 and 570 students are older than 65. The school has 3,069 students aged between 22 and 30 and 1,007 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution - Academy of Art University
21 & Under37
40 & Over570
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At Academy of Art University, 1,574 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 736 students are enrolled in some online course.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution - Academy of Art University
Total Enrollment4,683
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses1,574
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses736
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses2,373
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location - Academy of Art University
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses1,574
California Resident370
Other State In U.S.1,058
Outside of U.S.146

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