Home to about 1,912 undergraduates in 2020, Art Center College of Design is a small, private college located in Pasadena, California. This urban setting might be best suited for students who like the fast-paced city life. Should you tire of the campus however, Art Center College of Design offers a “study abroad” program. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by Art Center College of Design can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our Art Center College of Design Guide to Distance and Online Learning.
Individuals with disabilities make up 6.0% of the student population at Art Center College of Design. For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Art Center College of Design Disability Services.
While not a "service academy", Art Center College of Design does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. There is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Art Center College of Design Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Art Center College of Design for Veterans Guide.
Art Center College of Design does not offer on-campus housing.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Art Center College of Design has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,912 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 1,600 (83.7%). Part-time attendance was 312 (16.3%).
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Art Center College of Design receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Art Center College of Design #410 out of 3,451.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at Art Center College of Design by looking closer at the ethnic, gender, age, and geographic diversity metrics from the Art Center College of Design Diversity Guide.
We wanted to tell you about student athletes at Art Center College of Design, but that information was not available.
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Art Center College of Design Athletics