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Escuela de Artes Plasticas de Puerto Rico

Escuela de Artes Plasticas de Puerto Rico is college with 529 students located in San Juan, PR.

Fine and Performing Arts

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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 529
Gender 38% Male / 62% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 70% Full Time / 30% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 81% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
Hispanic/Latino 100%

Activities

Student Publications: Artefacto2com

  • Government or Political Activity
  • Literary Magazine
  • Student Newspaper

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: learning center reduced course load study skills assistance
  • Computer Services: computer center, libraries wireless network available
  • Counseling Services: alcohol/substance abuse counseling career counseling financial aid counseling personal counseling adult (re-entering) student services/programs placement services for graduates employment services for undergraduates
  • Facilities: art gallery and student design center.
  • Special Needs Services: partial services for students with learning disabilities services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders wheelchair accessibility services and/or facilities for hearing impaired services and/or facilities for visually impaired
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): internships liberal arts/career combination teacher certification independent study
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Design and Visual Communications (37%), Painting (23%), Fashion/Apparel Design (12%), Sculpture (10%), Art Teacher Education (9%), Industrial and Product Design (5%)

Majors Offered

Bachelor's

A program in the applied visual arts that focuses on the general principles and techniques for effectively communicating ideas and information, and packaging products, in digital and other formats to business and consumer audiences, and that may prepare individuals in any of the applied art media.

Job Opportunities:

Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in drama, music, and the arts including fine and applied art, such as painting and sculpture, or design and crafts. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Commercial and Industrial Designers
Develop and design manufactured products, such as cars, home appliances, and children's toys. Combine artistic talent with research on product use, marketing, and materials to create the most functional and appealing product design.
Graphic Designers
Design or create graphics to meet specific commercial or promotional needs, such as packaging, displays, or logos. May use a variety of mediums to achieve artistic or decorative effects.
Set and Exhibit Designers
Design special exhibits and movie, television, and theater sets. May study scripts, confer with directors, and conduct research to determine appropriate architectural styles.
Designers, All Other
All designers not listed separately.

A program that prepares individuals to apply artistic principles and techniques to the professional design of commercial fashions, apparel, and accessories, and the management of fashion development projects. Includes instruction in apparel design; accessory design; the design of men's', women's', and children's' wear; flat pattern design; computer-assisted design and manufacturing; concept planning; designing in specific materials; labor and cost analysis; history of fashion; fabric art and printing; and the principles of management and operations in the fashion industry.

Job Opportunities:

Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in drama, music, and the arts including fine and applied art, such as painting and sculpture, or design and crafts. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Fashion Designers
Design clothing and accessories. Create original designs or adapt fashion trends.

A program in the applied visual arts that prepares individuals to use artistic techniques to effectively communicate ideas and information to business and consumer audiences via the creation of effective forms, shapes, and packaging for manufactured products. Includes instruction in designing in a wide variety of plastic and digital media, prototype construction, design development and refinement, principles of cost saving, and product structure and performance criteria relevant to aesthetic design parameters.

Job Opportunities:

Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in drama, music, and the arts including fine and applied art, such as painting and sculpture, or design and crafts. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Commercial and Industrial Designers
Develop and design manufactured products, such as cars, home appliances, and children's toys. Combine artistic talent with research on product use, marketing, and materials to create the most functional and appealing product design.
Graphic Designers
Design or create graphics to meet specific commercial or promotional needs, such as packaging, displays, or logos. May use a variety of mediums to achieve artistic or decorative effects.
Designers, All Other
All designers not listed separately.

A program that prepares individuals creatively and technically to express emotions, ideas, or inner visions by the application of paints and related chemical color substances to canvases or other materials. Includes instruction in color and color mixing, surface preparation, composition, oil and acrylic media, watercolor media, painting techniques, and personal style development.

Job Opportunities:

Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in drama, music, and the arts including fine and applied art, such as painting and sculpture, or design and crafts. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Craft Artists
Create or reproduce hand-made objects for sale and exhibition using a variety of techniques, such as welding, weaving, pottery, and needlecraft.
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators
Create original artwork using any of a wide variety of media and techniques.
Multimedia Artists and Animators
Create special effects, animation, or other visual images using film, video, computers, or other electronic tools and media for use in products or creations, such as computer games, movies, music videos, and commercials.

A program that prepares individuals creatively and technically to express emotions, ideas, or inner visions by rendering art concepts onto surfaces and transferring images, via ink or dyes, onto paper or fabric. Includes instruction in monochrome and color printing; tonality; chemistry; equipment set-up and maintenance; techniques such as serigraphy, lithography, intaglio, woodcut, block, stencil, relief, etching, and composite; and personal style development.

Job Opportunities:

Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in drama, music, and the arts including fine and applied art, such as painting and sculpture, or design and crafts. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Craft Artists
Create or reproduce hand-made objects for sale and exhibition using a variety of techniques, such as welding, weaving, pottery, and needlecraft.
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators
Create original artwork using any of a wide variety of media and techniques.

A program that prepares individuals creatively and technically to express emotions, ideas, or inner visions by creating three-dimensional art works. Includes instruction in the analysis of form in space; round and relief concepts; sculptural composition; modern and experimental methods; different media such as clay, plaster, wood, stone, and metal; techniques such as carving, molding, welding, casting, and modeling; and personal style development.

Job Opportunities:

Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in drama, music, and the arts including fine and applied art, such as painting and sculpture, or design and crafts. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Craft Artists
Create or reproduce hand-made objects for sale and exhibition using a variety of techniques, such as welding, weaving, pottery, and needlecraft.
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators
Create original artwork using any of a wide variety of media and techniques.

Bachelor's

A program that prepares individuals to teach art and art appreciation programs at various educational levels.

Job Opportunities:

Education Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses pertaining to education, such as counseling, curriculum, guidance, instruction, teacher education, and teaching English as a second language. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in drama, music, and the arts including fine and applied art, such as painting and sculpture, or design and crafts. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
Teach students in one or more subjects in public or private schools at the middle, intermediate, or junior high level, which falls between elementary and senior high school as defined by applicable laws and regulations.
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
Teach students in one or more subjects, such as English, mathematics, or social studies at the secondary level in public or private schools. May be designated according to subject matter specialty.

Administration & Faculty

Chancellor Ivonne Mara Marcial Vega
Chancellor Ivonne Maria Marcial Vega
Accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Full-time Faculty 13
Student : Faculty Ratio 14 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 53 : 46
Percentage of Faculty Members
Tenured Faculty 92
Tenure Track Faculty 7

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Acceptance Rate: 71.5% accepted of 123 applications

Admission Considerations

Very Important: Rigor Of Secondary School Record, Academic GPA, Talent Ability, Standardized Test Scores, Interview

Also Considered: Level Of Applicants Interest, Recommendations

Other Application Information: Highest Section Scores Across Test Dates SAT

Admissions Websites

Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $2,918 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $1,828
$30K-$48K $3,006
$48K-$75K $4,054
$75K-$110K $5,113

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $2,997, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

In-State

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $2,997 Same as On-Campus
Fees $251 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $7,200
Books $3,000 $3,000
Total (before financial aid) $6,248 $13,448

Out-of-State

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $5,157 Same as On-Campus
Fees $251 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $7,200
Books $3,000 $3,000
Total (before financial aid) $8,408 $15,608

Students Receiving Aid

91% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Scholarships/Grants 81% $4,602
Institutional Grants 1% $130
Other Federal Grants 4% $167
Pell Grants 81% $4,593
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 69% $324

Financial Aid Websites

Learn more about financial aid at http://www.eap.edu/en/studentaffairs/economicinfo.html.

Estimate the net price for you at http://www.eap.edu/descargas/asistencia_economica/calculadora_asist_economica/index.html.

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

19% of students graduated on time.

41% of students graduated in six years.

84% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

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