Oakbridge Academy of Arts

Tel: (724)335-5336
75 students
Private for-profit

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The Oakbridge Academy of Arts specializes in career educational opportunities and training for the student who wants to gain the working knowledge necessary to succeed in today's competitive visual arts society.
School Highlights:
Oakbridge Academy of Arts serves 75 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 0% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 25%.
Oakbridge Academy of Arts is one of 6 community colleges within Westmoreland County, PA.
The nearest community college is Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell (0.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Oakbridge Academy of Arts Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 75 teachers has grown by 44% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment
75 students
1,287 students
Oakbridge Academy of Arts Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
75 students
832 students
Oakbridge Academy of Arts Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Oakbridge Academy of Arts sch enrollment Oakbridge Academy of Arts sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
- 7%
% Black
-
12%
Oakbridge Academy of Arts Black (2007-2011)
% White
100%
66%
Oakbridge Academy of Arts White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Oakbridge Academy of Arts sch ethnicity Oakbridge Academy of Arts sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.00 0.45
Oakbridge Academy of Arts Diversity Score (2007-2011)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,225 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,225 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,225 $5,845
Oakbridge Academy of Arts In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,225 $10,047
Oakbridge Academy of Arts Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

The curricula at Oakbridge are designed to offer students a concentrated study. Our approach to career education provides each individual with the training to actualize his or her potential for growth. The Academy works with each student on an individual basis towards their competency as a visual artist or professional photographer. The two year Visual Design program at Oakbridge Academy is designed to cover every facet of visual communications. This program prepares the student for an entry-level position in newspapers, magazines, industry, and every aspect of business that needs to stimulate the sales of their product or service. Several areas of employment a student should be prepared to enter are Computer Design, Graphic Designer, Illustrator, Free-Lance Artist, Package Designer, Advertising Layout, Book Design / Layout and Catalog Design. The prime objective of the Photography Program, is to prepare students for entry-level employment immediately after graduation. It is a strong basic program that equips students to enter the important areas of photography including Photographer in a Commercial Art Studio, Industrial Photographer, Publishing Photographer, Photojournalist, Free-Lance Photographer, Home Portrait Photographer, Department Store Photographer and Sales Photographer. The program is designed to teach the technical knowledge and practical skills of photography and to develop the visual creativity of each student. Oakbridge Academy of Arts Online Instruction offer a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet. All of our courses include expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. Our online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared just for you. Courses offered at the Oakbridge Academy of Arts includes Basic Computer Literacy; Computer Applications; Graphic Design; The Internet; Web Page Design; Web Graphics & Multimedia; Web & Computer Programming; Database Management & Programming; Computer Troubleshooting & Networking; Certification Prep; Digital Photography & Digital Video; Languages; Writing & Publishing; Entertainment Industry; Test Prep; Personal Finance & Wealth Building; Health Care, Nutrition, & Fitness; Personal Enrichment; Child Care & Parenting; Art, History, Psychology, & Literature; Math, Philosophy, & Science; Accounting; Grant Writing & Nonprofit Management; Start Your Own Business; Personal Development; Business Administration; Sales & Marketing; Law & Legal Careers; Health Care Continuing Education; Career Certificate Programs and Courses for Teaching Professionals.

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Did You Know?
For Westmoreland County, PA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,210 per year for in-state students and $8,910 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,845 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Westmoreland County, PA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.14, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Westmoreland County, PA is Career Training Academy-New Kensington. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.