Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art

Dover, NJ
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The Kubert School, formerly the Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art or Joe Kubert School, located in Dover, New Jersey, is a three-year technical school that teaches the principles of sequential art and the particular craft of the comics industry as well as commercial illustration. The Kubert School was and still is the only accredited school devoted entirely to cartooning.

The school's instructors are full-time professionals working in the industry, many of them graduates of the school themselves, and the instruction is hands-on and practical. The school has a reputation for demanding and intensive coursework. Its alumni include Stephen R. Bissette, Thomas Yeates, and Rick Veitch, as well as many other successful and well-known comics pencilers and inkers.

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  • Private for profit, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $17,575.00 avg tuition

37 Myrtle Ave
Dover, NJ 07801
(973) 361-1327

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Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art

Applied 64
Admitted 56 88%
Enrolled total 29
Full Time: 29
Part Time 0
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 71%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
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Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Required
Admission Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Do not know
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $17,575.00 $17,575.00 $17,575.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $625.00 $625.00 $625.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
(with family)
Room and Board $9,850.00 $9,400.00 $2,000.00
Other Expenses $2,000.00 $2,000.00 $2,000.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,925.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 56%
Percent receiving grant aid 32%
Avg amount of grant aid $4,032.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 56%
Avg amount of student loan aid $15,922.00

Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate

Scholarships for Students in New Jersey

Name Amount Deadline
NAWC New Jersey Chapter Scholarship $2,500 April 01, 2017

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