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Academy of Art University
San Francisco, CA
Academic Calendar System Semester
Summer Session Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin Online Catalog
UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION
Undergraduate Majors

Acting

Advertising

Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects

Architecture

Art History, Criticism and Conservation

Art Teacher Education

Cinematography and Film/Video Production

Commercial Photography

Commercial and Advertising Art

Design and Visual Communications, General

Digital Arts

Drawing

Fashion and Fabric Consultant

Fashion/Apparel Design

Fiber, Textile and Weaving Arts

Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other

Fine/Studio Arts, General

Game and Interactive Media Design

Graphic Design

Illustration

Industrial and Product Design

Interior Design

Intermedia/Multimedia

Journalism

Landscape Architecture

Mass Communication/Media Studies

Metal and Jewelry Arts

Music, Other

Painting

Photography

Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design

Printmaking

Sculpture

Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

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UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION - continued
Most Popular Disciplines Visual and performing arts, Communication technologies, Communication/journalism
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs None
Special Programs Independent study, Teacher certification, Internships
Study Abroad Not offered
Online Degrees Some online degree programs
CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Computer Not required
Foreign Language Not required
Math/Science Not required
ADVANCED PLACEMENT
International Baccalaureate Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing Not available
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FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION
Full-Time Faculty 287
Part-Time Faculty 1,147
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree 16%
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 21% of classes
10-19 students: 67% of classes
20-29 students: 11% of classes
30-39 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size 2-9 students: 14% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 29% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 57% of discussion sections/labs
ACADEMIC RESOURCES
Libraries
Library Available on Campus Yes
Holdings 445,217
Computing
Computer Ownership Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus 900
Internet/E-mail Access Not reported
ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES
Remedial Instruction Offered
Tutoring Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access
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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION
Master's Degrees Offered
Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Architecture, Master of Arts
Master's Programs of Study

Advertising and Public Relations

Applied Arts and Design--General

Architecture

Art Education

Art History

Art/Fine Arts

Arts Journalism

Clothing and Textiles

Computer Art and Design

Film, Television, and Video Production

Game Design and Development

Graphic Design

Illustration

Industrial Design

Interior Design

Internet and Interactive Multimedia

Landscape Architecture

Modeling and Simulation

Music

Photography

Textile Design

Theater

Writing

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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION - continued
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Not reported
Doctoral Programs of Study
Not reported