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Admissions

At the Cleveland Institute of Art we are dedicated to teaching art and design students in an environment built exclusively for creative thinkers. Learn more about our amazing faculty of practicing artists and designers, small class sizes, and 15 majors in fine art, design, craft, and integrated media.

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Majors

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What will you be?

Not sure which major to choose? Take this quick quiz for suggestions.

Put Your Creativity to Work

Put Your Creativity to Work

Read more about how CIA can help prepare you for a creative life, and learn about our alumni.

Financing Your Education

Financing your education.

We are ready to clarify tricky topics, answer questions, discuss any concerns regarding your ability to afford CIA, or consider special financial situations.

Meet Your Professors

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Christi Birchfield

Lecturer, Admissions

Christi Birchfield is an internationally exhibited artist whose work is in permanent print and drawing collect...more

Meet your CIA counselor

Quick Poll

What's most important to you in selecting a college?

  •   Nice campus and dorms
  •   Social clubs and sports
  •   Renowned faculty
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Pre-College Program

Sharpen your artistic skills at CIA's Pre-College Program this summer.

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SPECTRUM CIA 2015

Save the date. Four celebration events.

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Cores + Connections

Creating. Connecting. Building better futures.