San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 12, 2008
Sacramento residents have the exciting opportunity to meet some of Academy of Art University's most talented alumni at the upcoming Sacramento Open House. If you can't make it to the Bay Area, be sure to come to the Sheraton Grand Sacramento on February 23 to learn all about what the Academy has to offer.
The best art and design companies recruit Academy of Art University graduates because the Academy has one of the top art schools in the nation. It offers the best resources and instructors from top companies like Pixar and Electronic Arts.
The Academy also has one of the top fashion schools in the nation. Recently, graduates of the Academy's fashion program took their designs to the runway at New York's Fashion Week at Bryant Park. In addition to fashion design, students can concentrate in fashion merchandising, textile design and knitwear design.
The Academy's illustration school offers unmatched career training. Nationally renowned professional illustrators teach classes in traditional illustration, graphic illustration, fashion illustration and more. Illustration careers span a broad range, from the edge of fine art to cartoons and animation. Illustrators can find work with entertainment and game industries, as well as with publishers, ad agencies, and design studios.
The computer arts and new media school provides a comprehensive education in contemporary digital art and design, leading to multiple professional career opportunities for our graduates. The new media curriculum constantly evolves, keeping pace with the demanding qualifications required by a wide range of employers seeking graduates with the depth and breadth of digital design and production skills we provide.
Academy of Art University boasts one of the top film schools in the nation. Whether you are looking for an acting school, film directing school, cinematography school, film production school, or screenwriting program, the Academy's film program offer every type of film study with motion picture industry knowledge.
These are only a sampling of the 13 exciting art and design majors the Academy offers. The Academy has AA, BFA or MFA degree programs as well as certificates of achievement. With our flexible online degree program, students all over the world can take the Academy's cutting-edge art and design classes.
For more information and to RSVP for the Academy of Art University Sacramento Open House, please click here. This event starts at 10 AM and is ongoing until 4 PM. Open Houses are exclusive opportunities to meet alumni, have your portfolio reviewed, and complete your application for Summer or Fall 2008.
About Academy of Art University, San Francisco
With more than 11,000 students, Academy of Art University is the nation's largest private art and design university. Established in 1929, the school offers accredited AA, BFA, M.Arch and MFA programs, as well as continuing art education with classes in copywriting, fashion merchandising, interior design, new media, computer animation, sculpture, graphic design, cinematography, interior design, digital photography and car design. Students can also enroll in a flexible online degree program in art and design.
Academy of Art University is an accredited member of WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges), NASAD, Council for Interior Design Accreditation (BFA-IAD) and NAAB (M-ARCH).
For more information visit http://www.academyart.edu or call 1-800-544-2787.
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