The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham

Overview


Tuition & Fees
$17,122
Average Salary in 10 Years
$40,200

Note: 10 years after enrolling at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham

The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham is located in Durham, North Carolina. It is a small private for-profit school part of the Education Management Corporation system and offers undergrad programs. It has 370 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Visual and Performing Arts, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Personal and Culinary Services, and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services. 26% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $32,500.

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About


🗺 410 Blackwell Street,, Suite 200
Durham, North Carolina 27701
State North Carolina
Mission MISSION STATEMENT The mission of The Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham is to prepare students for creative careers by providing a quality academic experience shaped by evolving technologies, the liberal arts and sciences and the needs of the global marketplace. As a learning-centered institution, we focus on providing academic and administrative support for student success while maintaining a strong relationship with the professional communities we serve.
🌐www.artinstitutes.edu/raleigh-durham

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Graduation Rate


Graduation Rate
26%
within 6 years
Men Graduation Rate
23%
Women Graduation Rate
29%
Undergrad Graduation Rate
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Cost


Can you afford to attend The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham?
Average Cost After Financial Aid
$24,363
for one year

Source: Dept. of Education
Published Tuition & Fees
$17,122
Excludes housing

Source: Dept. of Education
Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$25,987
per year
In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$25,987
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?
Median Student Debt
$25,000

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
How much will you pay each month?
$266
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham would expect to pay over 10 years.

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham Financial Aid
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education
Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan
77%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham you can visit www.artinstitutes.edu/financial-aid.

The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham Tuition and Room & Board
Out-of-State Tuition
Total Cost: $25,987
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
In-State Tuition
Total Cost: $25,987
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Career & Salary


How much money will you make after graduating from The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham?

The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham students, on average, make $40,200 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 6 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 5% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
How much will your income increase each year?
5.5%
in early to mid-career

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham.
Median Earnings of Students from The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham.
Male Students: Average Earnings from The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham.
Female Students: Average Earnings from The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham.
Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham.

Return on Education


What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
1.5x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham. Salary is for the number of years after you start at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
1.3x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham. Salary is for the number of years after you start at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.

Teaching


Student-Faculty Ratio
14
students per faculty

Graduate School


Can you go to grad school at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham?
No
Highest degree: Bachelor's degree

Students


Undergraduate Focus
100%
Undergrads
370
Total Students
370
undergrads and grad students
Part-Time Students
28%
Students over 25
31%

Student Diversity


Who will be your classmates?
Women
50%
of undergraduates
Men
50%
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
About the Same

The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham around the same number of female and male undergrads.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 100 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 100 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham study?
The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham are:

  1. Visual and Performing Arts
  2. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  3. Personal and Culinary Services
  4. Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Approximately 100% of students choose to study one of these majors.

Student Satisfaction


Will you be happy at The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham?
Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate
58%
Undergrad Part-Time Student Retention Rate
29%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham has a retention rate of 58% for full-time undergrads, which is fairly low.

Transfers


Undergraduate Transfers
41
11% of undergraduates
Transfer In Rate
Medium-Low

The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham has around 41 students who transfer into the school each year. This is somewhat low at approximately 11% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Politics in North Carolina


Presidential Election Results of 2016
Republican

Politically, North Carolina tends to be About even. In the 2016 Presidential election, 46% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 50% voted for the Republican party, and 3% voted for neither.

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