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Achievement and Quality: Higher Education in the Arts

Accrediting Commission for Community and Precollegiate Arts Schools (ACCPAS)

Council of Arts Accrediting Associations (CAAA)

Higher Education Arts Data Services (HEADS)

National Office for Arts Accreditation (NOAA)

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


STUDENTS, PARENTS, PUBLIC
  1. What role does NASAD play in education?
  2. Does NASAD rank schools?
  3. What does accreditation mean?
  4. What standards are used for accreditation reviews?
  5. Must all schools be accredited?
  6. Is institution XYZ accredited by NASAD?
  7. Can I get a list of institutional accredited members of NASAD?
  8. Which schools offer a specific type of degree or program?
  9. How do I discover which schools are best for me?
  10. How do I apply for admission to an art and design school?
  11. How do I get a loan, grant, and/or scholarship to a school?
  12. Will my prospective school accept transfer credits from my previous school?
  13. In NASAD's experience, what are the most important things to do in making applications to art and design schools?
  14. What is the relationship among giftedness, arts study, and work?
  15. How should I best prepare to enter an art/design school, college, or university as an art/design major?
  16. What choices do I have if I want to study Graphic Design or Communications Design?
  17. What do NASAD standards for institutions say about requirements for admission to undergraduate programs in art and design?
  18. What learning and competency development is required to obtain an undergraduate degree in art/design?
  19. How do art/design and the other arts fields evaluate achievement and quality?

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