Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition
$18,648
0% growth from 2016
2017 Average Net Price
$26,860
After Financial Aid
2017 Enrolled Students
987
68.2% Full-Time
2017 Graduation Rate
38.9%
61 Graduates

About

Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood is a higher education institution located in Los Angeles County, CA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood were Multimedia (35 degrees awarded), Fashion Merchandising (28 degrees), and Web Page, Digital, & Information Resource Design (23 degrees).

In 2017, 282 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood. 51.1% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 48.9% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were hispanic or latino (109 degrees), 1.76 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (62 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood is $18,648, which is $4,648 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood is $18,648, which is $4,648 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $26,860.

In 2017, 90% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 68% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$18,648
2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood was $18,648. The cost of tuition at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood is $4,648 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

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Average Net Price

$26,860
2017 Value
4.22%
1 Year Growth

In 2017 Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $26,860. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood grew by 4.22%.

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Other Student Expenses

$11,576
Room and Board
$1,500
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood was of $11,576 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,500. The cost of room and board increased by 2.73% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies decreased by 12.3% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

90%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
68%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

90% of undergraduate students at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 4.26% with respect to 2016, when 94% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Enrollment

Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood has a total enrollment of 987 students. The full-time enrollment at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood is 673 students and the part-time enrollment is 314. This means that 68.2% of students enrolled at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood, both undergraduate and graduate, is 36.3% Hispanic or Latino, 20.2% White, 16.5% Black or African American, 6.08% Asian, 2.03% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0.912% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.101% Two or More Races.

Students enrolled at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Hispanic or Latino Male (19.5%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Female (15.5%) and White Female (10.1%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

68.2%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood, both undergraduate and graduate, is 987 students. The full-time enrollment at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood is 673 and the part-time enrollment is 314. This means that 68.2% of students enrolled at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood are enrolled full-time compared with 71.1% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

71%
2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood was 71%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71%), Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood had a retention rate approximately the same as its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    358
  2. White
    199
  3. Black or African American
    163

The enrolled student population at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood is 36.3% Hispanic or Latino, 20.2% White, 16.5% Black or African American, 6.08% Asian, 2.03% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0.912% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.101% Two or More Races. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.7% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 15.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 97 students (9.83%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 6 more women than men received degrees from Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood. The majority of degree recipients at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood are hispanic or latino (109 degrees awarded). There were 1.76 times more hispanic or latino graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (62 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood is Multimedia (35 degrees awarded), followed by Fashion Merchandising (28 degrees) and Web Page, Digital, & Information Resource Design (23 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Communication Technologies (20 degrees awarded), Visual & Performing Arts (148 degrees), and Personal & Culinary Services (41 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood are Accountants & auditors (1,108,795 people), Other managers (725,781 people), Software developers (526,360 people), Financial managers (436,472 people), and Chief executives & legislators (338,926 people).

The most specialized majors at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood are Communication Technologies (20 degrees awarded), Visual & Performing Arts (148 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (41 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (36 degrees), and Business (37 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood are Magnetic resonance imaging technologists, Surgeons, Physicians, Diagnostic medical sonographers, and Architectural & engineering managers

The most specialized majors at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood are Communication Technologies (20 degrees awarded), Visual & Performing Arts (148 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (41 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (36 degrees), and Business (37 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood are Computer Systems Design (899,198 people), Elementary & secondary schools (629,520 people), Banking & related activities (552,125 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (472,142 people), and Insurance carriers (427,195 people).

The most specialized majors at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood are Communication Technologies (20 degrees awarded), Visual & Performing Arts (148 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (41 degrees), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (36 degrees), and Business (37 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood.
Most Common
  1. 35 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 28 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 23 degree-majorss awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood was Multimedia with 35 degree-majorss awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men
  1. 138
  2. 144

In 2017, 138 degrees were awarded to men at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood, which is 0.958 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (144).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 18 degrees were awarded to men at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood in Multimedia, which is 1.06 times more than the 17 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 33 degrees were awarded to women at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood in Fashion Merchandising, which is 8.25 times more than the 4 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

19%
100% Completion Time
27%
150% Completion Time

In 2017, 19% of students graduating from Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 27% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 27% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Male
Highest Graduation Rate (60%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood is Male and Asian (60% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 3.28% of graduates (2 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    109 degrees awarded
  2. White
    62 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    41 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood is hispanic or latino (109 degrees awarded). There were 1.76 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (62 degrees).

9.93% of degree recipients (28 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. Hispanic or Latino Male
    55 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino Female
    54 degrees awarded
  3. White Female
    36 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood is hispanic or latino male (55 degrees awarded). There were 1.02 times more hispanic or latino male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino female (54 degrees).

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Operations

Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $0 (NaNN%), compared to the 2.38% average return ($240k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2017, Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood had a total salary expenditure of $23M. Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood employs 14 Instructors, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood are Male Instructors (9), Female Instructors(5), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood are: Office and Administrative Support, with 19 employees, Management, with 10 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 10 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A
2017 Endowment
0%
growth from 2016

Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $NaNM approximately the same as than the median endowment of Special Focus Institutions according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Special Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $5.5M - Federal
  2. $332k - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood received $5.5M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $332k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$7.6M
2017 Salaries
2.74%
decline from 2016

In 2017, Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood paid a median of $7.6M in salaries, which represents 33.1% of their overall expenditure ($23M) and a 2.74% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 12% decline from 2015 and a 13.3% decline from 2014.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.59M (39.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$963k
Instructional Salaries
14
Number of Employees

In 2017, Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood paid a total of $963k to 14 employees working as instructors, which represents 12.7% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $1.02M (18.6%) for similar Special Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor
Most Common Instructor
14 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
19 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood were Instructor with 14 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood were Office and Administrative Support with 19 employees; Management with 10 employees; and Business and Financial Operations with 10 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Instructor
  2. Female Instructor
  3. false

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Argosy University-The Art Institute of California-Hollywood was Male Instructor with 9 employees, Female Instructor with 5 employees, and false with 0 employees.

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