Adult art and design learning opportunities

Continuing Education Classes

Wednesday classes

Registration: Nov. 1- Jan. 10. Classes run Jan. 16 - March 20

Classes: Digital Photography, Advanced Watercolor, Video Essentials, Adobe Photoshop, Experimental Drawing Media, Textile Printing, and Digital Illustration, and more. 

Class schedule: 10 weeks, 7-9:30 p.m.

Program cost: $350

Materials for adult continuing education classes are supplied for the first session when you will receive a supply list for materials for the rest of the class.

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Saturday classes

Registration: Nov. 1- Jan. 10. Classes run Jan. 19 - March 23

Classes: Intro to Adobe Creative Suite, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Book Making, Watercolor, and more.

Class schedule: 10 weeks, 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Program cost: $350

Materials for adult continuing education classes are supplied for the first session when you will receive a supply list for materials for the rest of the class.

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Multi-generational Saturday Morning Art Classes 

Registration:  Nov. 1- Jan. 14. Classes start Jan. 19.

Grades: 10-Adult.

Classes: Oil Painting, Ceramics, Jewelry, and Drawing.

Schedule: 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturdays and span 10 weeks.

Program cost: $325, including tuition, registration, and all materials.

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Creative Entrepreneur Boot Camp

Registration:  TBD. Spring. 

Classes: Summer 2019

Want to learn creative and business skills that will help you thrive in today’s economy? Come to the CCAD Creative Entrepreneur Boot Camp, where you’ll develop the entrepreneurial skills you’ll need to succeed as an artist or designer.

The CCAD Creative Entrepreneur Boot Camp will take place Summer 2019, in Columbus College of Art & Design’s modern professional studios, labs, and classrooms. This one-week intensive program focuses heavily on contemporary business practices, from branding your business and building a website to accounting and financing.

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Looking for something else?

You don't have to be admitted to CCAD to gain exposure to experienced faculty, cutting-edge laboratories, and a future-focused curriculum. Registration for BFA courses opens to non-degree-seeking students one week before the regular undergraduate semester begins.

Courses for audit:

  • BFA courses for summer, fall or spring
  • Tuition: $1,000
  • Registration Fee: $60
  • General Fee: $190
  • Student also pays lab fees attached to the course if applicable

Courses for credit (subject to prerequisites):

  • BFA courses for fall and spring
  • Tuition: $1,455 per credit hour fall and spring
  • Tuition: $700 per credit hour for summer
  • Registration Fee: $60
  • General Fee: $190
  • Student also pays lab fees attached to the course if applicable
    • Financial aid is not available to non-degree-seeking students
    • Registration, general and lab fees must be paid at the time of registration

Policies governing non-degree-seeking students

  • Students must be at least 18 years old
  • Online registration is not available
  • All prerequisites and permissions must be obtained before registering. This may include a review of your work by CCAD staff.
  • Courses are available on a space-available basis only. You may not register for a class that is full.
  • There is no limit on the number of courses you can take.
  • BFA degree courses will not count toward a degree until you’re accepted to CCAD through the regular admissions process. Contact the Admissions office at 614.222.3261 or email to find out more about applying to CCAD.

To enroll as a non-degree-seeking student, contact our Continuing & Professional Studies at CCAD at 614.222.3248 or continuinged@ccad.edu.