Graduates earn 573 degrees from Art Center College of Design


About 65.6 percent of the 573 degrees and certificates handed out by Art Center College of Design in 2017-18 were to students in visual and performing arts programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the private not-for-profit institution in Pasadena conferred 322 bachelor's degrees and 54 master's degrees in visual and performing arts programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in illustration. Data shows the school gave out 168 bachelor's degrees in illustration, followed by 61 bachelor's degrees in "other" engineering-related fields and 51 bachelor's degrees in automotive engineering technology/technician.

The college enrolled 2,251 students for 2017-18, including 2,005 in undergraduate programs and 246 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Illustration
168
-
168
Graphic Design
50
16
66
Fine/Studio Arts, General
23
23
46
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
28
15
43
Photography
38
-
38
Commercial and Advertising Art
15
-
15
Visual and Performing Arts total
322
54
376
65.6
Engineering-Related Fields, Other
61
14
75
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
51
5
56
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
112
19
131
22.9
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology
20
10
30
Architecture and Related Services total
20
10
30
5.2
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
8
19
27
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
8
19
27
4.7
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
9
-
9
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
9
-
9
1.6

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