Hussian College School of Art

  • The mission of the school is to inspire creativity and innovation through education, immersive professional experiences, and social engagement. 

School Highlights

Hussian College School of Art serves 81 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Hussian College School of Art(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate not-for-profit
Total Faculty8 staff30 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Hussian College School of Art has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Hussian College School of Art diversity score of 0.77 is more than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has grown by 74% over five years.
Total Enrollment81 students406 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:123:1
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# Full-Time Students81 students306 students
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% Asian
5%
3%
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% Hispanic
14%
9%
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% Black
25%
15%
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% White
31%
57%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
% Unknown races
22%
11%
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Diversity Score0.770.63
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College Completion Rate
58%
59%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,300$34,800
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $21,990 is more than the state average of $16,500. The private state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$21,990$16,500
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$19,273$12,495
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,994$5,500
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Acceptance Rate50%85%
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SAT Reading495480
SAT Math (Year 2017)470460
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The Hussian College is a four-year professional career school dedicated exclusively to the Graphic Arts. Our main objectives are: to give students as much real world experience as possible before they ever look for a job; and to ensure each student receives a well-rounded, well-founded design and illustration education that integrates the best of traditional media with the exciting possibilities of evolving new media. The college offers an Art curriculum in Graphic Design, Digital Media and Visual Communications. First year includes basic foundation courses to develop a comprehensive understanding of the theory, vocabulary and techniques common to all visual arts. In the second year, Intermediate and Advanced courses are covered to further enhance a working knowledge of the tools, equipment, technology and elements of problem-solving in design. In the third year student focus on major; Advertising or Illustration. In the fourth year full concentration on Advertising or Illustration major. Courses emphasize refinement of creative and artistic skills and preparation of professional portfolio. Hussian College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Hussian College School of Art is Community College of Philadelphia (0.2 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,884 per year for in-state students and $14,207 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,500 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 81%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Pennsylvania community colleges have a diversity score of 0.63, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is Hussian College School of Art. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.