Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD)

1950 Third St, La Verne, CA

Laguna College of Art and Design, located in Laguna Beach, California, is a nonprofit private art institution that offers interested students education in the fields of art and design. The main program offered at this school is fine studio arts at the bachelor's, master's, and post-baccalaureate certificate degree levels, with more than 280 aspiring artists graduating over the last several years. Student and special services are available at Laguna College of Art and Design, providing personal and academic assistance for students, which includes:

  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Academic counseling for students
  • Work study style employment
  • Assisting students to find work

Students can use a variety of means to evaluate school performance. A school's graduation and loan default rates are among the strongest indicators of educational and career success. Laguna College of Art and Design has an annual graduation rate of 56%, and a loan default rate of around 3%.

The last reported accreditation for this school was done by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities. To learn more and get consumer disclosures, please visit

Programs Offered

The program list below was created by historical graduation information reported by the school. This list may not represent the current curriculum offered. Visit the school's website to get more information about programs offered.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $36,100. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance visit the net price calculator. There is also a $45 application fee for those applying to a program. The financial aid department provides information and resources for students seeking out financial options. Their phone number is (949) 376-6000 x223. The figures listed are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $35,000 per year
  • Part time students are estimated to pay about $1,300 to $1,600 per unit

Graduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $40,000 per year for graduate students
  • Part time students are estimated to pay about $1,300 to $1,600 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid100%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships100%$9,664
Receiving Student Loans53%$5,262

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