The Academy of Art University was founded in 1929, to guide and instruct the next generation of artists. Over the course of over 85 years, that mission has been deemed successful. The Academy of Art University is a big believer in anyone with commitment and passion can learn the skills necessary to become problem solvers and visionary’s of tomorrow. The university is an urban campus which is spanned through the glorious city of San Francisco.
The school provides a professional environment so students can feel comfortable about trying, failing, and succeeding. With an abundance of over 280 full-time professors and roughly over 12,000 students, the university is one of the largest art and design schools in the US. The university has a very transparent admissions rate at 100%. The school has had an exponential amount of growth since first being founded. The University focuses on evolving trends in business and technology.
Alumni have moved on to be hired at major companies that include Sony, EA, Zynga and plenty of others. More recently the school hosted a 2019 Spring Show. The School Of Game Development is a branch of the Art University. The 2019 Spring Show exhibits all of the best projects from all of the different departments. The School of Game Development is committed not only to teaching students how to utilize tech today but, how it could be used for the technology in the future. The teaching of the elements of a game development production pipeline. The Spring Shows main focus is for students to display all of their hard work and also get the chance to chat with industry pros. The event turned out to be a huge success for the Academy of Art University & it’s students, who are on track to be the future leaders of art, design, and technology!