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Fine & Studio Arts at Cornell University

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Fine & Studio Arts at Cornell University

Every fine and studio arts school has its own distinct culture and strengths. We've pulled together some statistics and other details to help you see how the Fine Arts program at Cornell University stacks up to those at other schools.

Cornell is located in Ithaca, New York and has a total student population of 24,027. Of the 4,145 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University in 2019, 30 of them were fine and studio arts majors.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Fine & Studio Arts section at the bottom of this page.

Cornell Fine & Studio Arts Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts
  • Master’s Degree in Fine Arts
  • Doctorate Degree in Fine Arts

Cornell Fine & Studio Arts Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the Fine Arts progam at Cornell compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The Fine Arts major at Cornell is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Fine & Studio Arts. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Fine & Studio Arts Master’s Degree Schools 1
Best Value Fine & Studio Arts Bachelor’s Degree Schools 133
Most Focused Fine & Studio Arts Master’s Degree Schools 183
Most Focused Fine & Studio Arts Schools 1,018

In 2019, 8 students received their master’s degree in Fine Arts from Cornell. This makes it the #125 most popular school for Fine Arts master’s degree candidates in the country.

There were 2 students who received their doctoral degrees in Fine Arts, making the school the #36 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

How Much Do Fine Arts Graduates from Cornell Make?

The median salary of Fine Arts students who receive their bachelor's degree at Cornell is $38,000. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 67% higher than the national average of $22,700 for all Fine Arts bachelor's degree recipients.

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Fine Arts Student Demographics at Cornell

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the Fine Arts majors at Cornell University.

Cornell Fine & Studio Arts Bachelor’s Program

83% Women
33% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
Of the 30 students who earned a bachelor's degree in Fine & Studio Arts from Cornell in 2018-2019, 17% were men and 83% were women.

Cornell Gender Breakdown of Fine & Studio Arts Bachelor's Degree Grads

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Cornell University with a bachelor's in Fine Arts.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Fine & Studio Arts Majors at Cornell University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 4
Black or African American 2
Hispanic or Latino 1
White 12
International Students 6
Other Races/Ethnicities 5

Cornell Fine & Studio Arts Master’s Program

50% Women
25% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 8 students graduated with a master's degree in Fine Arts from Cornell. About 50% were men and 50% were women. Nationwide, master's degree programs only see 29% men graduate in Fine Arts each year. Cornell does a better job at serving the male population as it supports 21% more men than average.

Cornell Gender Breakdown of Fine & Studio Arts Master's Degree Grads

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Cornell University with a master's in Fine Arts.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Fine & Studio Arts Majors at Cornell University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 1
White 3
International Students 3
Other Races/Ethnicities 0

Cornell also has a doctoral program available in Fine Arts. In 2019, 2 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That Fine Arts Grads May Go Into

A degree in Fine Arts can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for Cornell University.

Occupation Jobs in NY Average Salary in NY
High School Teachers 74,830 $85,300
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 11,530 $99,870
Art Directors 8,320 $124,710
Jewelers, Precious Stone and Metal Workers 4,390 $50,380
Photographers 4,090 $53,150

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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