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At Cleveland Institute of Art we are dedicated to teaching art and design students in an environment built exclusively for creative thinkers. Learn more about our amazing faculty of practicing artists and designers, small class sizes, and 15 majors in fine art, design, craft, and integrated media.

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Majors

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What will you be?

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Financing Your Education

Financing your education.

We are ready to clarify tricky topics, answer questions, discuss any concerns regarding your ability to afford CIA, or consider special financial situations.

Meet Your Professors

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Barry Underwood

Associate Professor/Chair of Photography + Video, Admissions

Barry’s work can be found in the collections of The Akron Art Museum (Akron, OH), The Cleveland Museum o...more

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Pre-College Program

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