Academy of Art University
With over 17,000 students, Academy of Art University is the nation’s largest private art and design university. Established in 1929, the school offers accredited AA, BA, BFA, MA, M.Arch and MFA programs in 16 different majors, as well as continuing art education with classes in copywriting, fashion merchandising, interior design, web design & new media, computer animation, sculpture, graphic design, cinematography, industrial design, digital photography and car design. Three new programs were added in 2009 – Game Design, Music for Visual Media and Art Education. Students can also enroll in a flexible online degree program in art and design.
Academy of Art University is an accredited member of WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges), NASAD and the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (BFA-IAD)