Founded in 1997, Sessions College for Professional Design offers courses, certificate programs, and degree programs in the visual arts. Our mission is to prepare art and design professionals for successful careers by providing the highest quality of online arts education. Our students gain a thorough training in the technical, creative, and critical thinking skills that are required for a fast-changing industry.
Award-winning programs include Associate of Occupational Studies (AOS) degree programs in Graphic Design, Web Design, and Digital Media, and certificate programs in graphic design, Web design, multimedia arts, digital arts, marketing design, game art, and fine arts. Sessions College provides the rigorous programs, expert instructors, and one-to-one feedback you need to get your start in the field.
Sessions College is nationally accredited by the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC) and regionally accredited at the certificate level by The Middle States Commission on Secondary Schools. Sessions is licensed by the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education. View school accreditation and approvals.
Sessions College students learn from working, professional artists and designers who are trained in best practices for online education. Courses are taught entirely online and are developed to help students build a well-rounded portfolio for presentation to clients and prospective employers. In addition, degree programs students collaborate and critique one another's work in active discussion groups. Learning art and design online is a collaborative and creative process.
We are proud to be the recipient of several awards for online education. We offer enrolled students discounts and other resources through our partners and affiliates. What are our students saying? Read testimonials and reviews of current students and alumni.
To find out how you can learn art and design online, contact us and speak to an Admissions Advisor today.