- Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
- Degrees Awarded: 4 Year
- Type: Private
- Campus Setting: Rural
- Financial Aid: Grants/Scholarships, Loans
- Gender: Coed
- Country: United States
- In State Tuition: $18,200
- Out of State Tuition: $18,200
- CEEB: 2432
- IPED: 377546
- Call: 3606978131
Northwest College of Art & Design prepares students for rewarding career opportunities in the creative arts. Professional educators, working artists, and designers guide students through a curriculum that develops technical expertise and encourages creative excellence.
Northwest College of Art & Design (NCAD) is located at the Mains Manor Estate in Poulsbo, Washington, on the Kitsap Peninsula, 9 miles from the Bainbridge Island Ferry Terminal. From there, it is just a 35-minute ferry ride to the heart of downtown Seattle. NCAD's picturesque 26-acre campus serves as a constant source of visual inspiration. Students are surrounded by a magnificent view of the Olympic Mountain Range and shimmering Liberty Bay.
The BFA (Bachelor of Fine Arts) program in Visual Communication offers a well-rounded experience in the arts designed to prepare students for practice as a creative professional. NCAD's double major policy allows flexibility for students to specialize and develop a unique style within the area of visual communications. Majors include Graphic Design, Illustration, Photography, Interactive Design, Motion Design, and Entertainment Art.