Pasadena, CA, USA
Founded in 1930 and located in Pasadena, California, ArtCenter College of Design is a global leader in art and design education. ArtCenter offers 11 undergraduate and seven graduate degrees across a wide spectrum of visual and applied arts and industrial design disciplines. In addition to its top-ranked academic programs, the College also serves members of the Greater Los Angeles region through a highly regarded series of year-round educational programs, offered to the public at all levels of experience. Renowned for both its ties to industry and curricula of social innovation, ArtCenter is the first design school to receive the United Nations’ Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) status. Throughout the College’s long and storied history, ArtCenter alumni have made a profound impact on popular culture, the way we live and important issues in our society.