Columbus College of Art & Design releases 2023 President’s Report

Columbus College of Art & Design releases 2023 President’s Report

Columbus College of Art & Design has released the 2023 President’s Report, providing a snapshot of college milestones from the past academic year along with transformational educational experiences happening on campus.

“The previous academic year found CCAD at pivotal points into multi-year initiatives, including our current strategic plan and our $20 million comprehensive campaign, Here For Change: A Campaign for The CCAD Way,” said Dr. Melanie Corn, president. “As we look forward, we appreciate the support from both our internal campus community and external partners in our mission to propel students forward in their creative journey.”

Report highlights include capacity building for inclusive curriculum both in classrooms and in central Ohio, the expansion of real-world student experiences through collaborative projects in the classroom, and investments secured to support meaningful and attainable educational experiences for students. Details on enrollment, newly endowed funds, fiscal year donations, and institutional finances are also available.

Read the full 2023 President’s Report, or learn more about CCAD’s current strategic plan, The CCAD Way.


About Columbus College of Art & Design
Columbus College of Art & Design teaches undergraduate and graduate students in the midst of a thriving creative community in Columbus, Ohio. Founded in 1879, CCAD is one of the oldest private, nonprofit art and design colleges in the United States. CCAD offers 11 BFA programs, two Master of Professional Studies programs (Retail Design and User Experience Design), and a Master of Fine Arts that produce graduates equipped to shape culture and business at the highest level. For more information, visit