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The Art Center College of Design

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Quite BrightDesign Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etc
Extremely expensive. Completely out of control costs. Do not take out a loan to pay for ACCD.
4th Year Male -- Class 2006
Useful Schoolwork: A, Education Quality: F
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Some teachers are asians and they have noQuite BrightDesign Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etc
Some teachers are asians and they have no understanding of American culture or Americans. They have strong accents and only tend to teach other asians students ( Chinese to Chinese, Korean to Korean and so on, Americans are basically neglected and made to fail). Its an American School but seems to have extremely racist foreign teachers. It is very hard for an American to learn anything from these Asians because of accent and cultural differences. Very racist attitudes. If you are an American choose your classes carefully and make sure you pick a class with an American teacher not an Asian one or you will be SOOOOOORY...
1st Year Male -- Class 2016
Surrounding City: B+, Education Quality: F
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It's decent to attend if you're interested inQuite BrightArt & Design Department
It's decent to attend if you're interested in learning art skills, if you can afford it (you likely can't), but you can learn these skills anywhere. If you want to inherit the prestige of having attended Art Center (whatever prestige is left) to get a decent job (whatever jobs are left in this economy), then go right ahead, I suppose.

If you want to be in a space for critical thinking and discourse that you can carry with you for your lifetime, you absolutely will not find it here in ANY major. This is a factory that churns out art students, giving them mindless and overwhelming amount of work so that they may utilize these muscle-memory skills to create mindless imagery in media and art.And, if you're a person of color and want to address art with critical thinking in relation to your oppression and hope to receive support and constructively critical development (that doesn't attempt to assimilate you into the notion of "post-colonial" thinking; nothing is "post," it is current), I urge you to save yourself the heartache because the faculty are majority white and ignorant of their privilege and oppressive behaviors, and will back each other up.

5th Year Female -- Class 2017
Perceived Campus Safety: A+, Useful Schoolwork: F
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