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Lesley University College of Art and Design

29 Everett Street, Cambridge, MA 02138.
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A professional college of art and design in a university.

Date of Initial Accreditation: 9/1/1982
Year of Most Recent Comprehensive Review: 2018
Academic Year of Next Scheduled Comprehensive Review: 2027-2028

Degree-Granting, Non-Degree-Granting, NECHE, Not-for-Profit, Private.


Amy Green Deines, Dean, Lesley University College of Art and Design
Telephone: (617) 349-8001
Facsimile: (617) 437-1226

Degree and Program Listing

Advanced Professional Certificate-2 years: Design; Illustration.

Bachelor of Science-4 years: Pre-Art Therapy.

Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Animation and Motion Media; Fine Arts; Graphic Design; Illustration; Photography.

Bachelor of Fine Arts-5 years: Design/Fine Arts; Design/Illustration; Illustration/Fine Arts.

Bachelor of Fine Arts/Master of Education-5 1/2 years: Visual Art Education (K-8, 5-12).

Master of Arts-2 years: Art Therapy.

Master of Education-2 years: Art Education (Initial Licensure [PK-8, 5-12], PK-8, 5-12).

Master of Fine Arts-2 years: Photography and Integrated Media; Visual Arts.

Advanced Professional Certificate-2 years: Animation.

Bachelor of Arts-4 years: Art.

Bachelor of Science (Distance Learning)-4 years: Design of User Experience.

Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Digital Filmmaking; Interactive Design; Self-Designed Major in Interdisciplinary Studies; Visual Effects; Visual Narrative.

Bachelor of Fine Arts-5 years: Animation/Design; Illustration/Animation; Photography/Design.