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Columbus College of Art & Design is one of the nation’s top private art and design colleges. We’ve been leading the way in educating a diverse group of talented students for more than 140 years.


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Saturday Morning Art Classes Registration Open

Nov. 8, 2023–Jan. 5, 2024

CCAD's popular Saturday Morning Art Classes run concurrently with the college semester, with one 10-week session in the spring and fall. During the session, students will have the chance to dive into their medium of choice, with classes ranging from traditional arts to art & technology.

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How to Create Your College Art & Design Portfolio - 10 Tips

Expert advice from a CCAD Admissions Director on making an art and design school portfolio that will strengthen your college application.