Academy of Art University

Academy of Art University

With an enrolment of over 18,000 students, it is the largest art and design school in the United States. Academy of Art University specialises in educating students for the art and design jobs of the 21st Century. An output-based higher education model imposes a rigorous curriculum that requires the students to produce portfolio of work that demonstrates a mastery of their field in order to graduate. Professionals from marketplace lead these faculties, which will later provide the students with greater understanding of what it takes to succeed in today’s business environment.

The fine arts school at Academy of Art University is internationally renowned. With Curriculum choices varies from oil painting and comic book illustration, to degrees such as animation and visual effects. Its Master of Architecture program offered by the Academy’s School of Architecture has been accredited as a Professional Level Programme since 2006 by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB).

Unique among fashion design schools, Academy of Art University is the only school to show at New York Fashion Week. In addition to this incredible exposure for the lines of aspiring fashion designers, Academy of Art University’s fashion design school students work on projects for powerhouses of the fashion industry. The school of Fashion has launched graduates to fashion careers at companies like Ralph Lauren, Donna Karan, BCBG and Gap Inc. among others.

Academy of Art University is accredited by WASC, NASAD, Council for Interior Design Accreditation (Formerly FIDER), (BFA-IAD), and NAAB (M-ARCH). The Academy of Art University is also recognised by Malaysia Public Service Department (JPA).

Programmes Offered

The Academy of Art University offers degree and master programme in 21 (including):

  • Acting
  • Advertising
  • Animation and Visual Effects
  • Architecture
  • Art Education
  • Art History
  • Fashion
  • Fine Art
  • Game Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Industrial Design
  • Interior Architecture and Design
  • Jewelry & Metal Arts
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Motion Pictures and Television
  • Multimedia Communications
  • Music Production and Sound Design for Visual Media
  • Photography
  • Visual Development
  • Web Design and New Media

To find out more about studying in this beautiful location in San Francisco, United State and how to enroll in their programme, please contact us at 088-253802 or [email protected].

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