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Rhode Island School of Design

Two College Street, Providence, RI 02903-2784.
Web Site: www.risd.edu

A free-standing co-educational college of art and design founded in 1877.

Date of Initial Accreditation: 9/1/1948
Year of Most Recent Comprehensive Review: 2016
Academic Year of Next Scheduled Comprehensive Review: 2025-2026

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

Contacts

Daniel Cavicchi, Vice Provost
Telephone: (401) 454-6134

Degree and Program Listing

Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Apparel Design; Ceramics; Film/Animation/Video; Furniture Design; Glass; Graphic Design; Illustration; Industrial Design; Interior Studies (Adaptive Reuse); Jewelry and Metalsmithing; Painting; Photography; Printmaking; Sculpture; Textiles.

Post-Baccalaureate Program-1 year: Glass.

Master of Arts-1 year: Art and Design Education.

Master of Arts-1 year plus 1 summer: Interior Studies (Adaptive Reuse).

Master of Design-2 years: Interior Design (Exhibition and Narrative Environments).

Master of Design-2 years plus one summer: Interior Studies (Adaptive Reuse).

Master of Industrial Design-2 years.

Master of Fine Arts-2 years: Ceramics; Digital and Media; Furniture Design; Glass; Graphic Design; Jewelry and Metalsmithing; Painting; Photography; Printmaking; Sculpture; Textiles.

Master of Fine Arts-3 years: Furniture Design; Graphic Design.

♦ Continuing Education Certificate Programs.

Post-Baccalaureate Program-1 year: Jewelry and Metalsmithing.

Master of Arts-1 year plus 1 semester: Global Arts and Cultures.

Master of Fine Arts-5 terms: Illustration.