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College for Creative Studies (CSS)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

CSS is a college based in Detroit, MI that was founded in 1906. As of 2019 they had $84 million in revenue and $260 million in assets.

The College for Creative Studies (CCS), located in midtown Detroit, strives to provide students with the tools needed for successful careers in the dynamic and growing creative industries.

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Program areas at CSS

College level environment in art and design. Average enrollment was 1,385 in degree seeking programs and 324 in continuing education.

Form 990s for CSS

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Oct 13, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Aug 17, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jun 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 25, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 3, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CSS

Total grants, contributions, etc.$16,189,428
Program services$57,923,375
Investment income and dividends$1,811,994
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$795
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$2,398,656
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,243,618
Net income from fundraising events$-817,183
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$281,677
Miscellaneous revenues$5,215,795
Total revenues$84,248,155

Vendors for CSS

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Plante and Moran PLLCTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-07-07
██████ ███Software2020-03-17
██████Fundraising software2020-03-06
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-06
██████████Marketing software; CRM software2020-03-06
█████████Content management system software2020-03-06
███ █████████ ████████ ███Insurance agent or broker$3,0242019-12-31
████ █████ ████ ██████ ██ ████████Insurance2019-12-31
...and 12 more vendors

Personnel at CSS

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Anne BeckVice President for Administration and Finance$256,737Oct. 13, 2020
Tracy MuscatVice President for Institutional Advancement-Oct. 3, 2020
█████ ██████████Vice President for Enrollment and Student Services$183,300Oct. 3, 2020
███ ████Dean of Students-Oct. 3, 2020
████ ██████Director of Its$164,699June 30, 2019
█████ █████Director, Business Services-Oct. 3, 2020
███████ █████████Director Facilities , Campus Safety$160,313June 30, 2019
████ █████████Director, Facilities and Campus Safety and Security-Oct. 3, 2020
███████ ██████President$521,287Oct. 3, 2020
████ █ ██████Vice Chair$0June 30, 2019
...and five more key personnel

Peer undergraduate colleges

1Olivet College501(c)(3)$39 millionOlivet, MI
2Alma College501(c)(3)$86 millionAlma, MI
3Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design501(c)(3)$29 millionMilwaukee, WI
4Cornish College of the Arts501(c)(3)$28 millionSeattle, WA
5Albion College501(c)(3)$101 millionAlbion, MI
6Ringling College of Art and Design501(c)(3)$105 millionSarasota, FL
7BAKER College of Allen Park501(c)(3)$21 millionFlint, MI
8Aquinas College (AQ)501(c)(3)$58 millionGrand Rapids, MI
9Wartburg College501(c)(3)$84 millionWaverly, IA
10Mount St Joseph University501(c)(3)$58 millionCincinnati, OH
11Simpson College501(c)(3)$67 millionIndianola, IA
12Daemen College501(c)(3)$75 millionAmherst, NY
13Dickinson College501(c)(3)$209 millionCarlisle, PA
14Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University (OLOL)501(c)(3)$24 millionBaton Rouge, LA
15Bethany College501(c)(3)$27 millionLindsborg, KS
16Sojourner-Douglass College501(c)(3)$28 millionBaltimore, MD
17Columbia College501(c)(3)$26 millionColumbia, SC
18Bethany Lutheran College & Seminary (BLC)501(c)(3)$28 millionMankato, MN
19Canisius College501(c)(3)$104 millionBuffalo, NY
20Presbyterian College501(c)(3)$68 millionClinton, SC
21Ursuline College501(c)(3)$30 millionPepper Pike, OH
22Ohio Wesleyan University (OWU)501(c)(3)$120 millionDelaware, OH
23Harvey Mudd College501(c)(3)$112 millionClaremont, CA
24The Culinary Institute of America (CIA)501(c)(3)$172 millionHyde Park, NY
25Davidson College501(c)(3)$195 millionDavidson, NC