The College of Art and Design offers online portfolio development courses in four-week workshops throughout the year in the winter, summer, and fall. Get tips and feedback to help you refine your portfolio prior to the admissions process.
You will work one-to-one with faculty to develop individually focused and discipline-specific portfolios. Students can live anywhere in the world and have a productive dialog with an expert faculty member and fellow students.Each workshop includes assignments based on your major interest, online resources, individual critiques, and interaction with other students as well as professional faculty.
Portfolio Preparation for AnimationPortfolio Preparation for DesignPortfolio Preparation for Fine ArtsPortfolio Preparation for IllustratorsPortfolio Preparation for Photography
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Exclusive Benefit for YAR Program Alumni: Students who successfully complete the YAR Program, and also plan to apply for undergraduate admission at the College of Art and Design or the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, are eligible to enroll in one Online Portfolio Preparation Class during the fall, winter, or summer session. As a service to YAR alums, the College of Art and Design will wave the tuition ($100) and technology fee ($25) for the Online Portfolio Prep courses. YAR Alumni pay only $30 to register.
Assistant Professor of Animation and Motion Media
Adjunct Illustration/Foundation Faculty
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Winter Schedule and Course Offerings
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Pre-College Course Catalog
Young Artist Residency
Online Portfolio Workshops
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Weekend Art and Design Classes for High School Students. Earn College Credit. Make Friends. Develop your portfolio. Have Fun.
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