Paris College of Art • Paris, France
The Paris College of Art (PCA) is located in Paris, France, and was founded in 1981. It is an international college of art and design that is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) and has US degree-granting authority. The campus is perfectly located in the 10th arrondissement and includes an amphitheatre, a gallery space, student and faculty social spaces as well as several art-related studios and labs. The school offers programmes in art and design, taught within an American pedagogical paradigm but still being influenced by its French and European environment. PCA offers Bachelor degrees in Communication Design; Fashion Design; Fine Arts; Illustration and many more, as well as Master degrees and certificate programmes (a non-degree option for mature students). Because of its international focus, PCA welcomes foreign students who want to experience what it is like to study in France's capitol.
PCA also works closely together with cultural institutions in Paris and abroad which offers the students the opportunity to access prestigious research facilities and guides them in the artistic, entrepreneurial, design and cultural sector. The school aims to provide the highest international standard of art and design education, preparing students for a successful global career.