Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design


Highest Degree Offered: Bachelors

College Type: Proprietary

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Colorado


Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design offers exceptional undergraduate and aspires to offer exceptional graduate degree programs, which inspire the individual artistic and creative development of professional artists, designers and scholars to become future leaders and educators. RMCAD is committed to promoting excellence through a diverse education that is innovative, professionally oriented, globally aware, and socially and environmentally responsible.

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Total Students: 573
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Undergraduate Students: 573
Faculty: 23

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 25:1
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1600 Pierce St
Denver Colorado 80214


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All applicants must either possess a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher, or possess a high school equivalency diploma with satisfactory GED scores. Home schooled students must submit satisfactory GED scores or submit proof of graduation by an accrediting body which is recognized by RMCAD. Applicants who do not posses a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher will be required to submit an essay explaining how they intend to be successful in their studies at RMCAD. Upon review they may admitted with a provisional status.

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A maximum of 60 credits can be earned from external sources, including transfer credit. Sixty credits must be earned in residency, the last 15 of which must be earned at RMCAD.

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RMCAD offers several types of scholarships to prospective students, based on a combination of merit, talent, community service, and passion.

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