ALBERTA COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN

ALBERTA COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN

Mission Statement:

As one of only four degree-granting and freestanding institutions of art and design education in Canada and the only post-secondary institution in the prairie provinces devoted exclusively to advanced education, practice, and research in visual culture, design, and associated and emergent fields, the Alberta College of Art + Design offers four-year undergraduate degrees and diplomas and graduate degrees. ACAD provides students of fine art, design and new media with a rigorous studio program, which produces innovative thinkers, creative problem solvers, and visually talented students. Faculty and space-per-student ratios are among the best in the country, allowing for regular one-on-one interaction. Within this environment, students receive the techniques, tools, intellectual stimulation and encouragement to discover and develop their own personal voice and passion.

Programs Offered Include:

Faculty of Design
Photography , Visual Communications Design

Faculty of Fine Arts
Ceramics , Drawing , Fibre , Glass , Jewelry and Metals , Media Arts and Digital Technologies , Painting , Print Media , Sculpture