About CCAD

CCAD Federal Compliance Information

The PDF below includes federal disclosure regulations mandated by the Higher Education Opportunity Grant of 2008. A description of how CCAD is complying with these regulations is contained under each heading, and where appropriate, links are provided to additional sources of information. For questions regarding CCAD's compliance, please contact Dwayne Todd, vice president for student affairs, at 614.222.4015 or by email.

CCAD Federal Compliance Information (PDF) Revised September 2014

Table of Contents:

General Institutional Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Pages 1–4

  • Institutional Statistics
  • Privacy of Student Records—Family Educational Rights And Privacy Act (FERPA)
  • Facilities and Services for Students with Disabilities
  • Student Diversity
  • Price of Attendance
  • Net Price Calculator
  • Refund Policy and Requirements for Withdrawal and Return of Federal Financial Aid
  • Textbook Information
  • Educational Programs, Facilities and Faculty
  • Accreditation, Approval and Licensure of Institution and Programs
  • Copyright Infringement Policies and Sanctions (Including Computer Use and File Sharing)
  • Career Services
  • Teacher Preparation Program Report
  • Veterans Readmission Policies
  • Non-Usage of Funds for Lobbying
  • Voter Registration
  • Data on Athletic Programs

Institutional Procedures for Determining Credit & Time Requirements. . .Pages 4–5

  • Procedures to make credit hour assignments
  • Means of assurance for accurate and reliable application of credit hour policies

Transfer of Credit Policies and Articulation Agreements . . . . . . . . . . . . Pages 6–10

  • Liberal Arts Courses
  • Studio Courses
  • Converting Quarter Hours to Semester Hours
  • AP Scores
  • CLEP
  • IB (International Baccalaureate) Scores
  • New Student Transfer Process
  • Current Student Transfer Process
  • Articulation Students

Student Financial Assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Pages 10–11

  • Assistance Available from Federal, State, Local, and Institutional Programs
  • Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Law Violations
  • Student Loan Information

Health and Safety . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Pages 11–14

  • Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Programs
  • Vaccination Policies
  • Safety and Security Policies, Crime Statistics, and Crime Log
  • Fire Safety Policies, Statistics, and Log (On-Campus Housing Facilities)
  • Inclusion of New Hate Crime Categories
  • Coordination With Law Enforcement
  • Disclosure of Disciplinary Procedures
  • Emergency Notification Policies
  • Missing Residential Student Information

Student Outcomes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Pages 14–15

  • Retention Rate, Graduation Rates, and Transfer-Out Rates
  • Disaggregated Graduation Data
  • Employment Placement and Professional Education Statistics for Graduates

Notice of Nondiscriminatory Policy as to Students

Columbus College of Art & Design admits qualified students of any race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or age to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or age in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs and athletic and other school-administered programs.