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Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design

General Information

Name: Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design
Address: 1600 Pierce St, Lakewood, CO 80214

  • General information: (303) 753-6046
  • Financial aid office: (303) 753-6046
  • Admissions office: (800) 888-2787

Type of Institution: Private for-profit, 4-year or above
Religious affiliation: None

Estimated Student Expenses

Detailed Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
Tuition and fees$22,992$19,752$18,984
Books and supplies$1,749$1,698$1,500
Living arrangement
Off Campus
Room and board$7,536$8,091$7,641
Off Campus with Family
Total Expenses2008-20092007-20082006-2007
Off Campus$36,165$33,753$31,707
Off Campus with Family$28,501$25,518$23,931

Financial Aid Recipients

    Percentage of Students Who Receive Aid:
  • Any form of aid: 87%
  • Federal grants: 28%
  • (*)state/local grants: 12%
  • Institutional grants: 60%
  • Student loans: 69%
    Average Amount of Aid Received:
  • Federal grants:$829
  • Institutional grants:$3055
  • Student loans:$2917


Undergraduate application fee (2006-07):$50
Undergraduate Admissions
Fall 2006
Number of applicants293106187
Percent admitted99.7%100.0%99.5%
Percent admitted who enrolled


Total enrollment: 451
First-time student retention: 64%
Overall graduation rate: 43%

Characteristics of students

    • Attendance:
    • Full Time: 80%
    • Part Time: 20%
    • Gender:
    • Men: 44%
    • Women: 56%

White non-hispanic: 77%
Black non-hispanic: 2%
Hispanic: 8%
Asian/pacific islander: 2%
American indian/alaska native: 1%
Other: 11%


AgencyPeriods of AccreditationAction
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission 1/1/2000 -  None

Degrees offered

Communications Technologies/Technicians & Support Services
 Animation, Interactive Tech, Video Graphics and Special Effects - Bachelor

 Art Teacher Education - Bachelor

Visual and Performing Arts
 Graphic Design - Bachelor
 Illustration - Bachelor
 Interior Design - Bachelor
 Painting - Bachelor
 Sculpture - Bachelor

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