College for Creative Studies (CCS)

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CCS can be found in Detroit, MI, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around a thousand students enrolled each year at College for Creative Studies.

44% of all applicants are granted admission to College for Creative Studies, from which 32 percent choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall CCS Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for College for Creative Studies was reported as 43.8% in Fall 2020 with over 2,120 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for College for Creative Studies has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 47.4%
  • 2017-2018: 49.0%
  • 2018-2019: 42.2%
  • 2019-2020: 43.8%
  • Projected CCS Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 41.6%

How Does CCS Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for College for Creative Studies is twenty-nine percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

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Lawrence Technological University79.3%
Madonna University74.6%
Rochester College100.0%
Concordia University-Ann Arbor49.1%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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