Graduates earn 183 degrees, certificates from Minneapolis College of Art and Design

About 71 percent of the 183 degrees and certificates handed out by the Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 2016-17 were to students in Visual and Performing Arts programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest dis


About 71 percent of the 183 degrees and certificates handed out by the Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 2016-17 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 Minneapolis conferred 95 bachelor's degrees and 29 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 40 bachelor's degrees in Illustration, followed by 22 bachelor's degrees in Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects and 20 master's degrees in Fine/Studio Arts, General.

The college enrolled 803 students for 2016-17, including 703 in undergraduate programs and 100 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Illustration
40
-
-
40
Fine/Studio Arts, General
7
20
-
27
Graphic Design
18
-
6
24
Photography
12
-
-
12
Design and Applied Arts, Other
-
9
-
9
Painting
8
-
-
8
Printmaking
4
-
-
4
Sculpture
2
-
-
2
Commercial and Advertising Art
2
-
-
2
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
2
-
-
2
Visual and Performing Arts total
95
29
6
130
71
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
13
-
-
13
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
-
-
9
9
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
13
-
9
22
12
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
22
-
-
22
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services total
22
-
-
22
12
Furniture Design and Manufacturing
5
-
-
5
Precision Production total
5
-
-
5
2.7
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
4
-
-
4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
4
-
-
4
2.2

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