Join our creative community

Session I fall courses start as early as September 4th, reserve your seat today!

Art, Design & Liberal Arts

Fall courses for adults ages 18+ are open for enrollment! Choose from upcoming courses like Modern and ContemporaryBeginning Digital FabricationBeginning Image Editing and Beginning Illustration

High School

KCAI offers programs for advancing the skills of creative high school students year-round. Upcoming courses include Portfolio Preparation: Observational PaintingExperimental Digital Drawing and Experimental Animation.


Non-Credit Certificates

Become a student again this fall and apply to the Studio Arts and Digital Arts Certificate programs. These non-credit certificates are perfect for students of all skills looking to advance creatively through a guided course track.

Art Educators

Choose from upcoming professional development workshops designed for art educators. September graduate-level workshops include Kansas City en Plein Air and Contemporary Collage.


"I have had terrific teachers, all are enthusiastic and inspiring. I appreciate the community that KCAI provides and the opportunity to work alongside fellow artists." - Mary Stanford