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Ringling College of Art and Design

2700 North Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34234-5895.
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A free-standing college of art and design.

Date of Initial Accreditation: 9/1/1984
Year of Most Recent Comprehensive Review: 2016
Academic Year of Next Scheduled Comprehensive Review: 2025-2026

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


David H. Jackson, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty
Telephone: (941) 309-0166
Facsimile: (941) 359-7669

Peter A. McAllister, Vice President of Academic Affairs
Telephone: (941) 359-7537

Degree and Program Listing

Bachelor of Arts-4 years: Business of Art and Design; Visual Studies.
Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Computer Animation; Film (Narrative); Fine Arts; Game Art; Graphic Design; Illustration (General); Motion Design; Photography and Imaging.
♦ Continuing Studies and Special Programs.
Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Entertainment Design (Themed Environments); Film (Branded Entertainment); Illustration (Visual Development); Virtual Reality Development.