International Semester Exchange 

Incoming Students - From CCA's Partner Institutions 

CCA’s International Exchange program provides an opportunity for students from international partnering institutions of CCA to study fine arts, design, or architecture at CCA (on each campus). The exchange program is managed by International Student Affairs and Programs on the San Francisco campus.

Outgoing Students - CCA Students Studying Abroad for a Semester

CCA students may apply to study abroad either in the fall or spring semester. Read more about the guidelines and requirements for studying abroad on the Portal.

AICAD Exchange Program

Through the Association of Independent Colleges of Art & Design Exchange program, full-time CCA juniors who are attending, have the unique opportunity to attend another one of the 31 participating AICAD schools for one semester at no additional cost. AICAD Exchange offers students the benefit of studying and being immersed in the art scene of a different geographic area. By sharing resources and facilities, AICAD colleges offer unparalleled educational opportunities to students at AICAD schools.

Students can access more information for AICAD Exchange (including participating AICAD Schools) and apply for the program by filling out this form.