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Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI)

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

KCAI is a college based in Kansas City, MO that was founded in 1885. As of 2018 they had $42 million in revenue and $137 million in assets.

The mission of the Kansas City Art Institute is to prepare gifted students to transform the world creatively through art and design.

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Program areas at KCAI

The college provided educational programs to approximately 638 fall and 598 spring fte bachelor of fine arts (bfa) degree-seeking students. The Institute also provided financial aid to students in the form of scholarships and grants.

The college provided continuing and professional education courses for both degree and non-degree seeking students for evenings, weekends, summer, adult, children, classes and travel programs.

Form 990s for KCAI

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Sep 12, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 12, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 1, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 16, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for KCAI

Total grants, contributions, etc.$13,148,875
Program services$26,304,180
Investment income and dividends$988,237
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,451,420
Net income from fundraising events$-76,788
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$27,906
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$42,843,830

Vendors for KCAI

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Google IncSoftware2020-03-17
██████Content management system software2020-03-04
█████████Content management system software2020-03-04
███ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-12-31
████Investment management; Insurance2019-12-31
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█████████ ██████████ ██ ██████ ████Insurance2019-12-31
████████ ████████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
...and nine more vendors

Personnel at KCAI

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Laura Snow, Cpa, CgmaExecutive Vice Presi / Vice President for Administration and Chief Financial Officer$162,646May 31, 2019
Nicolle RatliffSenior Vice President for Advancement and Communications-Aug. 8, 2019
████████ █████Vice President and Human Resources$109,992May 31, 2019
████ █████Dean of Student Affairs-Aug. 8, 2019
████ █████President$261,598Aug. 8, 2019
█████ ████Senior Director of Advancement-Aug. 8, 2019
████ ████Director of Financial Aid-Jan. 11, 2020
██████ ██ ███████Secretary$0Aug. 8, 2019
██████ ██ ██████Vice Chair$0Aug. 8, 2019
████ █████Past Treasurer$0July 29, 2019
...and eight more key personnel

Peer undergraduate colleges

1Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD)501(c)(3)$21 millionLaguna Beach, CA
2Maine College of Art501(c)(3)$22 millionPortland, ME
3Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD)501(c)(3)$43 millionColumbus, OH
4Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA)501(c)(3)$20 millionPortland, OR
5Central Methodist University (CMU)501(c)(3)$57 millionFayette, MO
6Avila University501(c)(3)$34 millionKansas City, MO
7Stephens College501(c)(3)$38 millionColumbia, MO
8College for Creative Studies (CSS)501(c)(3)$77 millionDetroit, MI
9Calvary University501(c)(3)$11 millionKansas City, MO
10Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design501(c)(3)$26 millionMilwaukee, WI
11Missouri Valley College501(c)(3)$39 millionMarshall, MO
12Ranken Technical College501(c)(3)$36 millionSt Louis, MO
13Ringling College of Art and Design501(c)(3)$97 millionSarasota, FL
14Cornish College of the Arts501(c)(3)$28 millionSeattle, WA
15A. T. Still University of Health Sciences (ATSU)501(c)(3)$160 millionKirksville, MO
16Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD)501(c)(3)$36 millionMinneapolis, MN
17The Juilliard School501(c)(3)$146 millionNew York, NY
18California College of the Arts (CCA)501(c)(3)$130 millionSan Francisco, CA
19Oklahoma Wesleyan University (OKWU)501(c)(3)$24 millionBartlesville, OK
20Centre College501(c)(3)$100 millionDanville, KY
21Knox College501(c)(3)$103 millionGalesburg, IL
22Champlain College501(c)(3)$131 millionBurlington, VT
23Saint Mary's College of California501(c)(3)$198 millionMoraga, CA
24Saint Anselm College501(c)(3)$123 millionManchester, NH
25Reed College501(c)(3)$104 millionPortland, OR