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Your experience at the Art Academy of Cincinnati is all about discovering your brightest, most vibrant self. It's about finding your artistic voice and making it resonate.

As a part of our collective of rule-breaking makers, you will be challenged to take bold risks, to explore media you never dreamed of, and invent contemporary visual art and design forms no one has yet imagined.

The art and design of the future starts here. It starts with you.

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of graduates are still employed in fields related to their major, compared to the national average of 27%*

-AAC & Inside Higher Ed

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of AAC students receive an entrance scholarship

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Student to Faculty Ratio

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Cincinnati, Ohio - Best Places to Live in the USA

-Forbes

Events & Exhibitions

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Virtual Portfolio Workshop
03-13-21
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Transfer Information Session
03-17-21
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News

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Anti-Racism + BLM Support Resources
06-04-20
Art Academy of Cincinnati Announces the Appointment of Four New Board Members
03-01-21
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AAC Alum From Across the Globe
02-24-21
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The Scholastic Impact
02-18-21
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Nytaya Babbitt: Emerging Artist
02-11-21
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* Results from a survey of 252 undergraduate and graduate alumni from 2013-2018.