Design Institute of San Diego

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$25,610
5.59% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$24,921
After Financial Aid
2019 Acceptance Rate
86.7%
15 Applicants
2019 Enrolled Students
121
62.8% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
25%
2 Graduates

About

Design Institute of San Diego is a higher education institution located in San Diego County, CA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Design Institute of San Diego were Interior Design (32 degrees awarded).

In 2019, 32 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Design Institute of San Diego. 96.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 3.13% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (20 degrees), 4 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (5 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Design Institute of San Diego is $25,610, which is $11,110 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,500).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Design Institute of San Diego is $25,610, which is $11,110 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,500).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $24,921.

In 2019, 55% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 71% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$25,610
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Design Institute of San Diego was $25,610. The cost of tuition at Design Institute of San Diego is $11,110 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,500).

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Average Net Price

$24,921
2019 Value
35.9%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Design Institute of San Diego had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $24,921. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Design Institute of San Diego grew by 35.9%.

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Other Student Expenses

$13,779
Room and Board
$991
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Design Institute of San Diego was of $13,779 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $991. The cost of room and board increased by 3.66% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies decreased by 2.27% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

55%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
71%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

55% of undergraduate students at Design Institute of San Diego received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a growth of 14.6% with respect to 2018, when 48% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

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0%
2017 Default Rate
0
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Design Institute of San Diego was 0%, which represents 0 out of the 31 total borrowers.

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Admissions

Design Institute of San Diego received 15 undergraduate applications in 2019, which represents a 11.8% annual decline. Out of those 15 applicants, 13 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 86.7% acceptance rate.

There were 121 students enrolled at Design Institute of San Diego in 2019, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Design Institute of San Diego has an overall enrollment yield of 61.5%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

86.7%
Acceptance Rate in 2019
13
Accepted Out of 15

In 2019, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Design Institute of San Diego was 86.7% (13 admissions from 15 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2018, which was 58.8%. Between 2018 and 2019, the number of applicants declined by −11.8%, while admissions grew by 30%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%
Submission Percentage
N/A
Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Design Institute of San Diego in 2019 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Design Institute of San Diego has a total enrollment of 121 students. The full-time enrollment at Design Institute of San Diego is 76 students and the part-time enrollment is 45. This means that 62.8% of students enrolled at Design Institute of San Diego are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Design Institute of San Diego, both undergraduate and graduate, is 51.2% White, 21.5% Hispanic or Latino, 7.44% Asian, 7.44% Black or African American, 3.31% Two or More Races, 1.65% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.826% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Design Institute of San Diego in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (46.1%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Female (19.7%) and Black or African American Female (6.58%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

62.8%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Design Institute of San Diego, both undergraduate and graduate, is 121 students. The full-time enrollment at Design Institute of San Diego is 76 and the part-time enrollment is 45. This means that 62.8% of students enrolled at Design Institute of San Diego are enrolled full-time compared with 70.4% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

80%
2019 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 Design Institute of San Diego was 80%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (72%), Design Institute of San Diego had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    62
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    26
  3. Asian
    9

The enrolled student population at Design Institute of San Diego is 51.2% White, 21.5% Hispanic or Latino, 7.44% Asian, 7.44% Black or African American, 3.31% Two or More Races, 1.65% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.826% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.8% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 14.5% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2019, 30 more women than men received degrees from Design Institute of San Diego. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Design Institute of San Diego is white (20 degrees awarded). There were 4 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (5 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Design Institute of San Diego is Interior Design (32 degrees awarded), followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Design Institute of San Diego, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Visual & Performing Arts (32 degrees awarded).

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 Design Institute of San Diego are Graphic designers (96,595 people), Other managers (73,930 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (73,255 people), Postsecondary teachers (59,029 people), and Other designers (58,898 people).

The most specialized majors at Design Institute of San Diego are Visual & Performing Arts (32 degrees awarded).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Design Institute of San Diego are Physicians, Broadcast announcers and radio disc jockeys, Magnetic resonance imaging technologists, Chief executives & legislators, and Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents

The most specialized majors at Design Institute of San Diego are Visual & Performing Arts (32 degrees awarded).

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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 Design Institute of San Diego are Elementary & secondary schools (170,023 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (119,180 people), Specialized design services (59,359 people), Computer Systems Design (58,603 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (52,038 people).

The most specialized majors at Design Institute of San Diego are Visual & Performing Arts (32 degrees awarded).

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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 Design Institute of San Diego.
Most Common
  1. 32 degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Design Institute of San Diego was Interior Design with 32 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

1
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
31
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 1 degrees were awarded to men at Design Institute of San Diego, which is 0.0323 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (31).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 1 degrees were awarded to men at Design Institute of San Diego in Interior Design, which is 0.0323 times less than the 31 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 31 degrees were awarded to women at Design Institute of San Diego in Interior Design, which is 31 times more than the 1 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

42%
100% Completion Time
50%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 42% of students graduating from Design Institute of San Diego completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 50% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 50% 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.
White Female
Highest Graduation Rate (50%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Design Institute of San Diego is Female and White (50% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

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, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    20 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    5 degrees awarded
  3. Asian
    3 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Design Institute of San Diego is white (20 degrees awarded). There were 4 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (5 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    20 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino Female
    5 degrees awarded
  3. Asian Female
    3 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Design Institute of San Diego is white female (20 degrees awarded). There were 4 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino female (5 degrees).

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Operations

Design Institute of San Diego has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $16.4k (NaNk%), compared to the 2.77% average return ($279k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2019, Design Institute of San Diego had a total salary expenditure of $2.72M. Design Institute of San Diego employs 3 Professors, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Design Institute of San Diego are Female Professors (2), Male Professors(1), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Design Institute of San Diego are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 5 employees, Management, with 3 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 2 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A
2019 Endowment
0%
growth from 2018

Design Institute of San Diego has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Design Institute of San Diego 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. $0 - Federal
  2. $0 - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Design Institute of San Diego received $0 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$1.2M
2019 Salaries
19%
growth from 2018

In 2019, Design Institute of San Diego paid a median of $1.2M in salaries, which represents 44.2% of their overall expenditure ($2.72M) and a 19% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 0% growth from 2017 and a 3.03% decline from 2016.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.89M (42.3% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$186k
Instructional Salaries
3
Number of Employees

In 2019, Design Institute of San Diego paid a total of $186k to 3 employees working as instructors, which represents 15.4% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $857k (29.6%) for similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor
Most Common Instructor
3 Employees
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
5 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Design Institute of San Diego were Professor with 3 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Design Institute of San Diego were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 5 employees; Management with 3 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 2 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

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

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Design Institute of San Diego was Female Professor with 2 employees, Male Professor with 1 employees, and false with 0 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Design Institute of San Diego.

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