When you apply to the American Academy of Art College, you may be considered for the Academy Merit Scholarship. It is available to full-time, degree-seeking students entering college for the first time. The scholarship is based on academic performance and is renewable over four years.

To learn more about the Academy Merit Scholarship, request information here.

Investing in your Future: The Value of a College Degree from the American Academy of Art College

A college degree can prepare you for many of life’s challenges, provide greater job security, and an opportunity for potential socio-economic growth. In addition, a BFA degree from the Academy can provide you with job skills in the art field and form a foundation for a career in art. According to the US Department of Education (2016), college graduates with a bachelor’s degree typically earn 66 percent more than those with only a high school diploma and are far less likely to face unemployment. Click here to learn more about the success of the Academy Distinguished Alumni.

Interested in receiving a college degree from an institution with a history of preparing professional artists? We invite you to invest in your future by applying now.

Many external scholarships are also widely available and can be from a source in your community, religious organizations, or your high school. We encourage you to take some time to see what resources might be available to you. You may be surprised by the wealth of opportunities! Please note that these external scholarships are not affiliated with the American Academy of Art College. To learn more, schedule an appointment.