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At the 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

Pre-College profile: Jen Kerbo, Biomedical Art
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Pre-College profile: Jen Kerbo, Biomedical Art

"I love the fact that I am always learning something new." more

What will you be?

Not sure which major to choose? Take this quick quiz for suggestions.

CIA's Campus is Rated Top 10 in the Country

CIA's Campus is Rated Top 10 in the Country

Forbes Magazine named our neighborhood one of the prettiest.

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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Gary D. Sampson

Professor of Art + Design History/Chair of Liberal Arts, Admissions

Gary Sampson teaches art and design history and theory at the Institute. He is also adjunct in art history and...more

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On view in Reinberger Gallery through June 15.

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ThinkCraft Symposium

A symposium focusing on issues critical in craft today. Join us Sept. 20-22.

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