Antonelli Institute

  • Antonelli Institute offers degree programs in photography and graphic design/commercial art. Located in Pennsylvania, the school teaches artistic and technical skills necessary to succeed in the creative visual arts. Antonelli Institute is known for providing individualized "hands on" instruction in classes taught by working professionals.
School Highlights
  • Antonelli Institute serves 188 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the state community college average of 25:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 37%.
  • Antonelli Institute is one of 6 community colleges within Montgomery County, PA.
  • The nearest community college to Antonelli Institute is DeVry University-Pennsylvania (3.6 miles away).

Top Placements

Antonelli Institute places among the top 20% of community colleges in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Antonelli Institute(PA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty8 staff25 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Antonelli Institute has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Antonelli Institute diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment188 students618 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:125:1
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# Full-Time Students188 students372 students
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# Part-Time Students-246 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
102300
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% Asian
-
2%
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% Hispanic
3%
7%
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% Black
10%
14%
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% White
77%
63%
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% Two or more races
10%
2%
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Diversity Score0.390.57
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College Completion Rate
77%
55%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,500$34,800
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $19,830 is more than the state average of $16,683. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$19,830$16,683
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid92%94%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$12,223
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
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Acceptance Rate65%72%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The Antonelli Institute was founded to meet the training needs of professional photographers and military photographer. Following World War II, the school's excellent reputation attracted veterans seeking training in photography. Internationally renowned photographer and artist, Severo Antonelli, founded Antonelli Institute in 1938 in Philadelphia. The school's founder, a major futurist artist and photographer, had brought to the school his reputation as one of the leading photo-picturalist's in the United States. On two occasions, Antonelli's photographs were exhibited at the Smithsonian Institution in the first and largest one-man photography exhibits ever at the institution. The Graphic Design / Commercial Art Program prepares students for an entry level career in the graphic design and illustration field. Learning from practicing professionals in the field, students acquire the skills necessary for a full-time staff position or freelance practice. Upon satisfactory completion of this program, the Associate in Specialized Technology Degree will be awarded. The Photography Program of study prepares students for entry-level positions in the fast-paced field of professional photography; whether it be portraiture, advertising, commercial photographic lab work, freelance or any number of other areas where skilled photographers are needed. The program provides opportunities, not only for a high level of technical training and skills needed to do quality photography, but to help the student become a successful business person or a highly valued employee.

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