Founded in 1873, Massachusetts College of Art and Design is a non-profit public state specialized higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Boston (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Massachusetts. Officially accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, Massachusetts College of Art and Design (MCAD) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Massachusetts College of Art and Design (MCAD) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 146 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. MCAD also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Massachusetts College of Art and Design|
|Address||621 Huntington Avenue
|Tel||+1 (617) 879 7000|
|Fax||+1 (617) 566 4034|
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|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is required
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||621 Huntington Avenue
(617) 879 7222
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Special Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools|
|2000 Classification||Schools of art, music, and design|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges|
Massachusetts College of Art and Design's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 81,646 physical volumes, 3,587 physical media, 51,591 digital/electronic medium and 25 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Massachusetts College of Art and Design provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 919 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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