Academy of Art University

Academy of Art University

Computer Arts: New Media


79 New Montgomery

San Francisco, CA 94105

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Computer Arts: New Media

Format: Campus

Program Description:

It would be hard to imagine a world where technology moves faster than it does in ours. There’s no industry more at the forefront of technology than Computer Arts. And there’s no city more entrenched in Computer Arts than San Francisco. Academy of Art University is in touch with this digital renaissance and keeping up with the continually evolving creative tools that challenge the limits of imagination. As a student, you’ll have access to the most advanced equipment that will help you bridge the gap between artist and technician. The instructors here, comprised of some of the most revered pioneers in the world, know exactly what you need to succeed. The interdisciplinary curriculum allows students to gain facility with over 20 different software programs. Students have won numerous Adobe Design Achievement awards and for the past five years, students have taken top honors at the SIGGRAPH student competition. Established in 1929, the university offers accredited AA, BFA, BA, M.Arch, MA and MFA programs in 14 areas of art and design emphasis. Students can also enroll in a flexible online degree program.


Accredited member WASC, NASAD, Council for Interior Design Accreditation (BFA – IAD), NAAB (M-ARCH).

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Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—School of art, music, or design

Locale: Large City

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