Associate of Arts in Jewelry & Metal Arts
Academy of Art University

Program Details

The Associate of Arts in Jewelry & Metal Arts is an online fashion degree that emphasizes creative metal works.  This program is designed to help students grow their artistic voices while creating innovative pieces.  Students will learn various techniques ranging from traditional jewelry skills to modern techniques involving laser cutters, electronics, and 3D modeling.  You will develop the skills, expertise, and craftsmanship needed to shape you as an artist and designer in a program that emphasizes technical theory and core metal design principles.  Courses also offer a creative and intelligent approach to innovation through an in-depth exploration of metals combined with various other materials including plastic, wood, ceramic, stone, textiles, rubber, cement, resin, paper, and found objects. 

Graduates will be able to demonstrate skills in:

  • Trialing and Self-Evidence
  • Executing Design Concepts
  • Conceptual Development
  • Critical Analysis
  • Presentations
  • Managing Workloads to Meet Deadlines

Requirements

  • 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