Pre-College Courses | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Pre-College Courses

MCAD’s Pre-College classes offer high-school students the chance to learn from professional artists and earn college credits at one of the top art and design colleges in the Midwest. Single- and multi-week classes include drawing, graphic design, painting, illustration, portfolio preparation, and more, giving young artists exposure to tools and skills necessary to succeed in high school and college. 

 “It’s an amazing class with an amazing, encouraging teacher who wants you to push yourself. You learn all about character and story building while also getting insight into how college might run.” –Character Design and Development Student