Offering a transformative education open to all backgrounds, MCAD gets you ready to confidently lead and practice in an ever-evolving world. It’s where students find their personal and professional purpose as creative leaders.
Founded in 1886, Minneapolis College of Art and Design is located in the rich art-and-设计 community of the 双城. Recognized nationally and internationally for its innovative approaches to art and 设计 education, MCAD is home to approximately 800 students from 45 states and 15 countries.
The college offers bachelor’s degrees in fourteen disciplines including arts entrepreneurship, 设计, 美术, and media arts, 一个MFA, three online master’s degrees, and continuing education classes for all ages. Through the core curriculum, students focus on their careers and craft by learning technical and professional skills and developing their creative leadership capabilities.
Including Emmy-winning directors, Whitney Biennial artists, and Guggenheim fellows, MCAD alumni make an impact. They set new standards across a broad range of creative careers, from independent artist to corporate 设计er to entrepreneur.
World-class art and 设计 education begins with world-class educators. Working artists and 设计ers who are respected in their fields, MCAD’s faculty are renowned for their ingenuity, 专业知识, and commitment as instructors. Each year they inspire new generations of creative thinkers to make the successful transition from students to professional artists and 设计ers.
MCAD is a close, supportive, and transformative community that impacts graduates their entire lives.