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Maine College of Art and Design

522 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101.
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A free-standing professional college of art and design.

Date of Initial Accreditation: 9/1/1973
Year of Most Recent Comprehensive Review: 2016
Academic Year of Next Scheduled Comprehensive Review: 2025-2026

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


Beth Elicker, Executive Vice President
Telephone: (207) 699-5045
Facsimile: (207) 775-5087

Ian Anderson, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of the College
Telephone: (207) 699-5036
Facsimile: (207) 775-5087

Degree and Program Listing

Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Ceramics; Graphic Design; Illustration; Metalsmithing and Jewelry; Painting; Photography; Printmaking; Sculpture; Textile and Fashion Design; Woodworking and Furniture Design.
Master of Arts in Teaching-1 year.
Master of Fine Arts-2 years: Studio Art.
Master of Fine Arts (Low Residency/Distance Learning)-2 years: Studio Art.
♦ Continuing Studies.
♦ Youth Programs.
Certificate-1 semester: Documentary Studies (Film, Photography) (Graduate).
Certificate-1 year: Art Education; Studio Arts (Post-Baccalaureate).
Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Animation and Game Art.