High School Educator or Counselor

At CCAD, we value our strong relationships with educators and counselors. By working closely with you, we can help ensure student success, both leading up to and during their college experience.

We welcome the opportunity to talk with your students about how college can help fulfill their career dreams in a creative industry, and specifically about what they can find at CCAD.

Share CCAD Experiences With Your Students

Have an artistic student looking to explore their options after high school? We offer several ways to get a taste of art school life.

CCAD College Preview

Open to high school students in grades 10-12 considering a future in art and design, this customizable three-week program introduces participants to the art & design school experience. This immersive program includes field trips around Columbus to top art and cultural destinations.

Community Art Classes

We offer a range of youth classes throughout the year, from 10-week programs in the spring and fall to half-day workshops in the summer. A wide array of mediums and topics are covered, from ceramics and oil painting to graphic design and digital photography.

Connect with CCAD

Get to know us better by signing up for events, meeting with our admissions team, or enjoying an evening of art on campus.

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    Join Our Mailing List

    Stay in touch with us! When you sign up for our mailing list, you’ll get updates and reminders about events and academic programs.

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    Meet With Us

    Whether you want to plan a group visit or you’d like us to visit your school, we offer several ways to connect with our admissions team.

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    Attend an Exhibition

    Free and open to the public, our galleries and other exhibition events can give you and your students an idea of what’s created at CCAD.

Explore Our Degree Programs

To get an idea of the creative and innovative programs we offer, we invite you to explore our academic offerings.


Have a stellar art and design student who should be on our radar? Or do you have questions about our programs and financial aid options? Get in touch with us at [email protected].


Sign up for our educators’ newsletter, and we’ll send periodic information about what’s new at CCAD.