- 12 Masters
- Private Institution Type
Founded in 1871, San Francisco Art Institute is one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious schools of higher education in contemporary art.
Our degree programs are about much more than making or looking at objects. Art is embedded in culture in a myriad of ways, and students work closely with faculty and peers—in studio and liberal arts courses, and across disciplines—to strengthen modes of creative, visual, and analytical thinking that are essential for success.
Career Resources at SFAI creates and supports programs and services targeted at providing students with skills and knowledge to grow their artist practice and build a successful career.
Career Resources can further assist students in their search through engagements such as:
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SFAI’s historic 800 Chestnut Street campus, located in Russian Hill, has:
SFAI is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).