Programs of Study

At OCAC mastering the technique and process of different mediums was an expectation, not an option. Concepts were to be well-considered and bristling with sincerity. But, all these skills and expectations were just a small part of the education. - Jeffrey Baker '03

GRADUATE PROGRAMS 

Master of Fine Arts in Craft The  MFA in Craft is an advanced studies program which emphasizes problem solving through the manipulation of materials and the vigorous exchange across disciplines and media. MORE >

Collaborative Masters of Fine Arts in Applied Craft + Design

The Collaborative MFA in Applied Craft + Design is a fusion of tradition, innovation, and practice steeped in design theory, and grounded in the process of hands-on making. MORE >

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Craft
The Post-baccalaureate Certificate is a one-year, pre-graduate school program designed for students with substantial studio experience.  MORE >  

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Craft
The BFA in Craft is a four-year degree program designed for students planning to make a living in the arts. MORE >

The Certificate in Craft
The Certificate in Craft is a three-year program provides the in depth study of a particular medium, with no general studies requirements.  MORE >

Calendar Events

August 5, 2014 to September 27, 2014
OCAC CAMPUS | HOFFMAN GALLERY
Opening Reception THURS AUG 7th | 5-7pm

August 7, 2014 to August 28, 2014
OCAC CAMPUS | CENTRUM GALLERY

News

"BirdWingFeather", a children's book by painter and OCAC staff member Siri Schillios published by Pomegranate
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Handcrafted mortar and pestle by Alumni Sterling Collins ('14) included in The New York Times.
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Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks in concert at OCAC on June 28th!
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Interview with OCAC Connection Series Speakers Dana Schutz and Ryan Johnson featured on PORT
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Oregon College of Art and Craft 2014 Commencement Speaker Terri M. Hopkins, Curator Emerita and former Director and Co-founder of The Art Gym at Marylhurst University, Portland, Oregon
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