- Location San Francisco, CA
- Web Site http://www.cca.edu
- Nearest ELS Center San Rafael,CA
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|Key majors offered|
|Housing||Location Type||Offers Scholarships||Student Population||Offers CLA|
|Available for Undergraduate and Graduate||Urban||Yes||1971 (Total)||Yes|
|Degrees Offered||Public/Private||Institution Type||Student Body||Student Population|
|Bachelor||Private||Baccalaureate College||Co-educational||733 (International)|
Yearly Costs / ELS Level
|Degree||Tuition||Fees||Housing **||Meals||OtherExpenses||I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds)||ELS|
Located in the dynamic multicultural San Francisco Bay Area known for innovative thinking, California College of the Arts (CCA) is distinguished by the interdisciplinary nature and breadth of its programs in fine art, design, architecture and writing. With an undergraduate population of about 1,900, CCA provides world-class resources and facilities in a small, private college environment. Additional Accreditations: AICAD
Housing is available on CCA's Oakland campus in Clifton Hall, Irwin Hall and the CCA Avenue Apartments. Priority is given to first-year students and all international students who meet the priority deadline. Housing is available in San Francisco in the Panoramic Residences and 75 Arkansas to graduate, continuing, transfer (international and domestic), and first-year students (aged 20+).
At California College of the Arts, education takes place both in and outside the classroom. CCA offers services to international students through the International Student Affairs Office (ISAP). Special events for all students include art fairs, social events, exhibition receptions, topical forums, workshops, artist residencies, and career services. Many programs are designed to engage the public and the academic community in a dialogue about the nature of arts and culture. Readings, lectures, issue-based symposia, and panel discussions on the arts, architecture, design, writing and humanities are offered throughout the year. San Francisco was ranked No. 17 among "Best Student Cities" according to QS World University Rankings Report. It remains one of the US's most iconic and frequently visited cities. With its famously laidback coastal lifestyle and sunny climate, San Francisco is also among the top-ranked cities in the world for quality of living.