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  • Locations: Osaka, Japan
  • Program Terms: Fall, Semester, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CET Academic Programs 
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English, Japanese Click here for a definition of this term Class Status: 1-first year, 2-sophomore, 3-junior, 4-senior, 5-grad student, 6-other
Housing Options: Apartment (shared) Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Art, Arts, Fine Art, Print Making, Studio Art, Studio Arts, Textile Design
Program Type: study abroad Minimum GPA: 3
Click here for a definition of this term Program: Direct
Program Description:

AICAD in Japan
student's charcoal artwork

Seeking to challenge yourself as an artist in a new context? The AICAD in Japan program is for students from schools within the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD). Studio Arts courses give you the tools you need to expand your portfolio. Japanese language courses, area studies courses, and local roommates all provide support to help you thrive in this new environment. Students of all Japanese language levels and AICAD schools are welcome.

Create Art. Study Art. Learn Japanese. Live in Japan.

  • Studio art courses taught in Japanese: glassblowing, wood block printing, textiles, manga
  • Intensive Japanese language courses
  • Extensive support from CET: assistance with housing, courses, and assimilation into daily life
  • Immersion into the Japanese art world—galleries, interactions with artists, activities
  • Local roommates
  • No language prerequisite
Visit the CET website to apply and learn more about this program.