Art Academy of Cincinnati

Art Academy of Cincinnati Data & Information Overview

Want the scoop on Art Academy of Cincinnati? We’ve put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors AAC offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you’ll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Art Academy of Cincinnati Ranked?

2023 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Art Academy of Cincinnati was awarded 28 badges in the 2023 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is design and applied arts.

Overall Quality

AAC was not ranked in College Factual's 2023 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

Is It Hard to Get Into AAC?

Acceptance Rate

Art Academy of Cincinnati has an acceptance rate of 31%, which means the school is serious about who it admits. Take your time in putting together a strong application that highlights why you are a good fit for AAC.

Learn more about Art Academy of Cincinnati admissions.

Art Academy of Cincinnati Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At AAC, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 9 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Art Academy of Cincinnati is 22%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  22 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Art Academy of Cincinnati

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Art Academy of Cincinnati this rate is 59%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  59 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at AAC for first-time, full-time students is 58%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  58 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Art Academy of Cincinnati.

Art Academy of Cincinnati Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 227 undergraduates at AAC with 215 being full-time and 12 being part-time.

How Much Does Art Academy of Cincinnati Cost?

The overall average net price of AAC is $24,564. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for AAC

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$22,465 $23,281 $26,023 $26,164 $28,020

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of AAC, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At AAC, approximately 85% of students took out student loans averaging $7,721 a year. That adds up to $30,884 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at AAC is 14.6%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

Get more details about paying for Art Academy of Cincinnati.

How Much Money Do AAC Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from AAC make about $34,536 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. Unfortunately, this is 19% less that the average college graduate's salary of $42,485 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at Art Academy of Cincinnati make the most money.

Location of Art Academy of Cincinnati

Located in Cincinnati, Ohio, Art Academy of Cincinnati is a private not-for-profit institution. The location of AAC is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

Get more details about the location of Art Academy of Cincinnati.


Contact details for AAC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1212 Jackson Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202-1706
Phone: 513-562-6262

Art Academy of Cincinnati Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 5 majors graduated from Art Academy of Cincinnati. Of these students, 24 received undergraduate degrees and 5 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Design & Applied Arts 15 $20,866
Fine & Studio Arts 5 $21,425
Writing Studies 2 NA
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 2 NA
Teacher Education Subject Specific 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Art Academy of Cincinnati along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Learn more about online learning at Art Academy of Cincinnati.

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

Find Schools Near You