Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry Colleges and Programs

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This educational program focuses on the techniques, aesthetics, and creative processes for designing and fashioning objects in one or more of the handcraft or folk art traditions, and that prepares students to create in any of these media.

The accredited schools, colleges, and universities listed below offer majors and degree programs in Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry.


Bridgewater State College

131 Summer Street, Bridgewater, MA 2325

Phone Number: (508) 531-1000
Website: www.bridgew.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 12,588 (9,594 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 23 to 1

California College of the Arts

5212 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94618-1487

Phone Number: (510) 594-3600
Website: www.cca.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,774 (1,415 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 4 to 1

Coast Career Institute

1354 S Hill St, Los Angeles, CA 90015-3040

Phone Number: (213) 747-6289
School Type: 2-year private for-profit
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
4-year certificate
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 145 (145 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1

College for Creative Studies

201 E Kirby, Detroit, MI 48202

Phone Number: (313) 664-7400
Website: www.collegeforcreativestudies.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,444 (1,439 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 7 to 1
Admissions: www.collegeforcreativestudies.edu/hs/admissions
Financial Aid: www.collegeforcreativestudies.edu/hs/admissions…
Online Application: www.collegeforcreativestudies.edu/apply_now

College of the Albemarle

1208 N Road St, Elizabeth City, NC 27906-2327

Phone Number: 2(523) 350-8210
Website: www.albemarle.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 3,928 (3,928 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Admissions: www.albemarle.edu
Financial Aid: www.albemarle.edu
Online Application: www.albemarle.edu

Eastern Maine Community College

354 Hogan Rd, Bangor, ME 4401

Phone Number: (207) 974-4600
Website: www.emcc.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,631 (2,631 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 49 to 1

Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg

1 HACC Dr., Harrisburg, PA 17110-2999

Phone Number: (717) 780-2300
Website: www.hacc.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 28,145 (28,145 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 20 to 1
Admissions: www.hacc.edu/StudentServices/Admissions/index.cfm
Financial Aid: http://www.hacc.edu/Paying/
Online Application: hacc.edu/StudentServices/Admissions/index.cfm

Hazard Community and Technical College

One Community College Drive, Hazard, KY 41701-2402

Phone Number: (606) 487-3503
Website: www.hazard.kctcs.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Campus setting: Rural fringe community
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 5,399 (5,399 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 27 to 1

Hocking College

3301 Hocking Parkway, Nelsonville, OH 45764

Phone Number: (740) 753-3591
Website: www.hocking.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting: Rural fringe community
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 9,558 (9,558 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 28 to 1
Admissions: www2.hocking.edu/enrollment-information/index.htm
Financial Aid: www.hocking.edu/admissions/costFinancialAid/def…
Online Application: www2.hocking.edu/calls_to_action/apply/index.htm

Ilisagvik College

Narl Facility, Barrow, AK 99723

Phone Number: (907) 852-3333
Website: www.ilisagvik.cc
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Campus setting: Rural fringe community
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 757 (757 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 22 to 1

InfoTech Career College

16900 Lakewood Blvd Ste 209, Bellflower, CA 90706

Phone Number: (562) 804-1239
Website: www.infotechinst.com/
School Type: Private for-profit, less-than 2-year
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 291 (291 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 25 to 1
Admissions: www.infotechinst.com/Admissions.htm

Kent State University Kent Campus

Kent, OH 44242-0001

Phone Number: (330) 672-3000
Website: www.kent.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 27,839 (21,046 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

15200 Kutztown Rd, Kutztown, PA 19530-0730

Phone Number: (610) 683-4000
Website: www.kutztown.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Campus setting: Finge town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 11,731 (10,172 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 24 to 1

Maine College of Art

522 Congress St., Portland, ME 04101-3494

Phone Number: (207) 775-3052
Website: www.meca.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 402 (349 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 8 to 1
Admissions: http://meca.edu/admissions
Financial Aid: http://meca.edu/financial-aid
Online Application: www.meca.edu/academicprograms/Admissions/AppFor…

Massachusetts College of Art and Design

621 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115-5882

Phone Number: (617) 879-7000
Website: www.massart.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 3,288 (3,087 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Admissions: massart.edu/Admissions.html
Financial Aid: massart.edu/Admissions/Financial_Aid.html
Online Application: massart.edu/Admissions/Undergraduate_Students/A…

Montgomery Community College

1011 Page St, Troy, NC 27371

Phone Number: 911E12
Website: www.montgomery.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting: Rural fringe community
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 1,886 (1,886 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 16 to 1

Northern Michigan University

1401 Presque Isle Avenue, Marquette, MI 49855

Phone Number: (906) 227-1000
Website: www.nmu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Campus setting: Rural fringe community
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 11,186 (9,880 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 24 to 1
Admissions: webb.nmu.edu/Admissions/
Financial Aid: webb.nmu.edu/FinancialAid/
Online Application: webb.nmu.edu/Admissions/SiteSections/Apply/Appl…

Northwest Indian College

2522 Kwina Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226-9217

Phone Number: (360) 676-2772
Website: www.nwic.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
4-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Campus setting: Rural fringe community
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,361 (1,361 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 21 to 1

Oregon College of Art and Craft

8245 SW Barnes Rd, Portland, OR 97225

Phone Number: (503) 297-5544
Website: www.ocac.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 4-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 152 (134 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 5 to 1
Admissions: www.ocac.edu
Financial Aid: www.ocac.edu
Online Application: www.ocac.edu

Piedmont Technical College

620 North Emerald Road, Greenwood, SC 29646

Phone Number: (864) 941-8324
Website: www.ptc.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 7,587 (7,587 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 25 to 1
Admissions: www.ptc.edu/admissions
Financial Aid: www.ptc.edu/admissions/fininfo
Online Application: http://www.ptc.edu/admissions/new-students

The University of the Arts

320 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102-4901

Phone Number: (215) 717-6000
Website: www.uarts.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
4-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,527 (2,294 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 6 to 1
Admissions: www.uarts.edu/admission/
Financial Aid: www.uarts.edu/admission/tuitionandfinaid.html
Online Application: http://www.uarts.edu/apply-now

University of Baltimore

Charles at Mount Royal, Baltimore, MD 21201

Phone Number: (410) 837-4200
Website: www.ubalt.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 6,971 (3,259 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Admissions: www.ubalt.edu/template.cfm?page=55
Financial Aid: www.ubalt.edu/template.cfm?page=68
Online Application: www.ubalt.edu/template.cfm?page=61

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

601 E John Street, Champaign, IL 61820-5711

Phone Number: (217) 333-1000
Website: www.illinois.edu/
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 4-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 46,585 (32,620 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1


Virginia Commonwealth University

910 W Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23284-2512

Phone Number: (804) 828-0100
Website: www.vcu.edu/
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 4-year certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 36,682 (25,167 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Admissions: www.vcu.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid: www.vcu.edu/enroll/finaid/
Online Application: www.vcu.edu/ugrad/apply/index.html

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