Tuition and fees rose 3.5 percent for 2017-18 at Ringling College of Art and Design, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
Florida students paid $44,560 to attend the four-year private not-for-profit institution this year $1,520 more than the $43,040 charged for 2016-17.
Data shows 96 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 297 students received grants or scholarships totaling $4.33 million and 180 students took out student loans totaling more than $2 million.
Including all undergraduates, 1,079 students used grants or scholarships totaling $15 million. Another 689 took out $5.06 million in federal student loans.
The cost of attending
Change in tuition and fees 2014-15 to 2017-18
Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Ringling College of Art and Design in 2015-16.
Number of students receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
State / local grant or scholarship
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Grant or scholarship aid total