Is art a key ingredient in your personal life or career goals? Would you like it to play a bigger role? Art courses at Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) will connect you with top-notch instructors and professional artists to help you on your journey. Through classes in art appreciation, drawing, printmaking, painting and ceramics, students prepare for a deeper dive into an artistic life. Digital arts and honors courses are also available. Tri-C students participate in portfolio-building activities that get them ready for the practicing art world. And those who wish to continue their studies will find that Tri-C’s Associate of Arts degree prepares them for the transition to a four-year institution.
Art Therapy is offered as a transfer track that can culminate in an Associate of Arts degree. Coursework prepares students to transfer to a bachelor's degree program in art therapy. Students who complete 12 core courses from the Art Therapy Track may also earn a document referring them as an Art Specialist. The document can provide an opportunity to obtain jobs as an activity aid/assistant in a variety of settings.