College for Creative Studies

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College for Creative Studies
CCS LOGO.png
TypePrivate
Established1906
PresidentDon Tuski
Undergraduates1,440
Location, ,
USA
CampusUrban
ColorsPMS 109 (Gold), PMS 276 (Deep Purple)
MascotWatson Peacock
Websitewww.collegeforcreativestudies.edu

College for Creative Studies (CCS) is a private college in Detroit, Michigan, USA. It enrolls more than 1,400 students and focuses on arts education. The college is also active in offering art education to children through its Community Arts Partnerships program and its Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies.[1]

Academics[edit]

The college is authorized by the Michigan Education Department to grant bachelor's and master's degrees, and by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design and the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.[2]

The college offers Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees in 13 majors[3] and the Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degree.[4]

Notable faculty[edit]

  • Susan Aaron-Taylor - section chairperson of the Fiber Design Department and Professor of the Crafts Department

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "History". College for Creative Studies. Retrieved 11 August 2017.
    - "Our History". Henry Ford Academy: School for Creative Studies. Archived from the original on 12 August 2017. Retrieved 11 August 2017.
  2. ^ "Accreditation". College for Creative Studies. Retrieved 11 August 2017.
  3. ^ "Undergraduate Programs (BFA)". College for Creative Studies. Retrieved 11 August 2017.
  4. ^ "Graduate Programs (MFA)". College for Creative Studies. Retrieved 11 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Ralph Gilles puts the brakes on Viper-Ferrari collaboration rumors". Autoblog. Retrieved 11 August 2017.
  6. ^ "User Experience Design - Pocket Square". Pocket Square Design. Retrieved 11 August 2017.
  7. ^ "Christopher Svensson and Joel Piaskowski join Ford". Car Design News. Archived from the original on 26 April 2014. Retrieved 25 April 2014.
  8. ^ "Pat Schiavone, Ford Flex and F150 designer, resigns". Autoblog. Retrieved 11 August 2017.
  9. ^ "Jelani Aliyu". Linkedin. Linkedin. Retrieved 3 October 2020.
  10. ^ "John Krsteski". linkedin. linkedin. Retrieved 3 October 2020.

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