|Students who got into CCA say:|
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| | I went to a national portfolio day and showed mostly photos and paintings, the guy said it was the best portfolio he'd seen all day and waived my application. If you have an SAT score average or better, they'll love you. It's honestly not that hard to get in. I took and ap art and French class in highschool, did some volunteer work at art galleries and got recommendations from great teachers I had from highschool.
I worked extremely hard on my portfolio. I put everything I had into it and more. I showcased a range of figure drawings with my personal insights and interests for the subject matter. I also included some art pieces focused on my political and social views. My essay I focused on a art show fundraiser I was a part of to help raise money to help the woman in the Congo. If you apply in fall you will be more likely to get scholarships. I got a scholarship for $15,000 a year.
| Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc|| Jan 31 2011 |
If you have the money and a good portfolio you will get in. I went to another school for two years, worked on a portfolio, and got in!
| Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etc|| May 01 2009 |