The Academy of Art University has been a long-time staple in the liberal arts-scene as well as a long-time staple in the entertainment industry. Being located in the beautiful City by the Bay, it is surrounded by rich history and prominence. This unique urban-campus is very similar to other higher-education institutions as it provides undergraduate degrees, graduate degrees, sporting events and student programs. Many of the facilities here are state-of-the-art, and the school’s attendance is consistently growing. Thanks to the implementation of technological advancements, Academy of Art University now offers online courses. As of today, the school’s demographics display up to 12,600 students, displays over 280 full-time teachers and displays more than 1,154 part-time teachers.
When it comes to the fashion scene, Academy of Art University has the game on lock. Many of the students that have previously graduated from here has participated in the prestigious New York Fashion Week. For 2017, the school was represented by 10 former-graduates. Some of the names included are:
- Eden Slezin
- Saya Shen
- Dina Marie Lamb
- Cana Klebanoff
- And others
Of course, the event went-off without a hitch at New York’s Skylight Clarkson Square. New York Fashion Week provides the perfect stage for the “who’s-who” of the industry. People/designers come from every nook and cranny to see some of the hottest up-and-coming fashion.
Having the ability to evolve with the times is what this affluent institution has done. It is offering more and more programs to its already jam-packed lineup. The opportunities and the options are nearly endless for aspiring professionals. All in all, the future is looking extremely bright for Academy of Art University, and it will continue to raise the bar in the years to come.