PCA offers Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degrees in Art History, Theory, & Criticism; Communication Design; Fashion Design; Fine Arts; Illustration; and Photography as well as a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Design Management.
PCA offers Master of Arts and Master of Fine Arts degrees in Transdisciplinary New Media for those who wish to explore the wide-ranging creative field of New Media that goes beyond traditionally defined art and design disciplines.
Study Abroad at PCA is an extraordinary program for college sophomores and juniors, or those with undergraduate degrees who wish to spend a semester or year experiencing the art, design, and culture of Paris.
Ideally suited for the mature student, the intensive curriculum of PCA’s Certificate Programs offer a non-degree option for those who wish to launch a career transition, refine a professional level design portfolio, or prepare for entering an MFA program.
Summer at PCA
The Summer Program at PCA offers an exciting set of courses with a modern edge in the historically and artistically rich city of Paris. In these two and four-week long courses, introductory through advanced level students will explore art, design, business, culture, and language.
Art After Work
To serve the greater Paris Community, PCA offers evening and weekend, open-enrollment classes for adults and high school students on a non-credit basis.
Qualified students may enroll in individual, credited courses on a space-available basis.
In all our programs (except Art After Work and Non-credit option Summer courses) students earn "academic credit" for courses they successfully complete. Credit load is calculated based on the number of in-class hours and the amount of homework required.