Alberta University of the Arts is located in Calgary. The provider is accredited by the Government of Alberta, NASAD Substantial Equivalency Status. Alberta University of the Arts is a member of the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD) that includes 39 Leading Art and Design schools in the USA and Canada.
The University provides an extensive range of programmes, including art, craft, design, media arts, photography, sculpture, and visual communications design. Students can obtain two BFA and BDes undergraduate degrees, and one MFA post-graduate degree programme.
The provider focuses on students who dare to be different and the road less travelled. At University, students have opportunities to develop their creative abilities, enhance critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Apart from that, students will interact with business, culture, and society in new ways. The University offers unique student travel programmes that allow them to travel throughout the world. All programmes are designed to help students build a foundation for more future specialized education.