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CIA Majors + Programs

Cleveland Institute of Art offers 15 majors in art, design, craft, and integrated media. You enter your major as a sophomore and spend three intense years building skills and mastering techniques. CIA faculty will encourage you to develop a wider perspective by experimenting with media outside your major through interdisciplinary study.

Animation Biomedical Art Ceramics Drawing
Game Design Glass Graphic Design Illustration
Industrial Design Interior Architecture Jewelry + Metals Painting
Photography + Video Printmaking Sculpture + Expanded Media  
Master's in Art Education      

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Working on Your Portfolio?

CIA's Portfolio Tips video demonstrates how to photograph your work.

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Professor Dominic Scibilia '72 retiring after 35 tenacious years

May 06, 2015

Professor Dominic Scibilia '72 retiring after 35 tenacious years

Illustration chair encouraged some 500 students to do their best work more

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