Associate of Arts in Fine Art
Academy of Art University

Program Details

Academy of Art University is one of the best fashion schools and offers a degree in the Associate of Arts in Fine Art, an online fashion degree that helps students tap into their true potentials.  The curriculum provides creative, technical, and business skills that are needed for success in the modern art world and improves both technical and conceptual skills.  You will gain a strong introduction to the core principles of creating fine art and then choose an area of emphasis from:

  • Drawing and Painting
  • Printmaking
  • Sculpture

Students will learn about two main areas, visual communication and technical execution.  The technical execution area prepares students to demonstrate proficiency in the six major components of printmaking: etching, lithography, silkscreen, monotype, relief, and book arts.  The visual communication area will help you learn to demonstrate basic composition skills; effective use of color theory, proportion, gesture, and perspective; and appropriate style and techniques to effectively execute ideas while showing craftsmanship and attention to detail.


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • All official transcript(s), including from any other universities or learning institutions you've attended

School Accreditation Statement

National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation

WASC Senior College and University Commission