Apply Now for The Center for Cartoon Studies MFA Program this Fall
The Center for
Cartoon Studies (CCS)
Students travel from across the U.S. and around the world
to study comics at CCS in a diverse and vibrant community in Vermont.
- Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degree
w/low Residency Option
- Two-Year and One-Year
- Summer Workshops
Click here learn more about our programs.
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Open House & Portfolio Day
Saturday, March 4, 1pm
Bring your portfolio or sketchbook for an admissions review.
Learn more about the program and courses offered at CCS while touring the campus and meeting with faculty and students!
This event is ideal for prospective students!
Learn about CCS programs:
MFA and CERTIFICATES
with a LOW RESIDENCY 2nd Year Option
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Accepting applications for fall 2017!
Master of Fine Arts, One- and Two-Year Certificates, Applied Cartooning track option. Click here for more information and to apply online!
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The Center for Cartoon Studies presents LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION by Alec Longstreth
Here’s a new comic about the journey of moving to Vermont to make and teach comics, by The Center for Cartoon Studies faculty and 2008-09 fellow Alec Longstreth. LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION debuted at The Society of Illustrators Ten Years of Fellowship at The Center for Cartoon Studies exhibit opening and was a feature comic at MoCCA Fest 2016. Read The Center for Cartoon Studies presents LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION comic online, here!
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Portfolio Day March 19
|March 19, 2016 1:00 pm||to||March 20, 2016 3:00 pm|
Saturday, March 19th, 1pm
Bring your portfolio or sketchbook for an admissions review. Learn more about the program and courses offered at The Center for Cartoon Studies while touring the campus and meeting with faculty and students!
This event is for prospective students for the MFA and Certificate program.
by CCS faculty, CCS Students will be offering tours of the campus, browse The Center for Cartoon Studies Schulz Library, see current student projects, recent alumni publications, and faculty work.
R.S.V.P. space is limited!
Tags: Admissions, Cartooning, Comics, Degree Program, Illustration, Master of Fine Arts, MFA, Portfolio Day, Sequential Art, Vermont
Bring Comics To Your College Classroom
To commemorate The Center for Cartoon Studies’ 10 year anniversary, we want to share our comics’ knowledge and passion with your college. Throughout the 2015-16 academic year, a CCS faculty member will beam into 10 classrooms for a free 30-minute presentation.
Whether it’s a tools and technique demo, professional practice lecture, or artists talk, presentations can be tailored to your classroom’s needs. Find out why The Center for Cartoon Studies is the premier cartooning school in the country.
First come, first serve.
Sign up today:
If thirty minutes isn’t enough and you’d like a faculty member for a one, two, or three day cartooning workshop let us know. From Swarthmore College to the Ringling College of Art and Design, CCS’s workshops have brought our dynamic curriculum to schools throughout the country.
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Cartoon Club Summer Session!
|July 6, 2015||to||July 10, 2015|
|July 13, 2015||to||July 17, 2015|
July 6-10, 9AM-Noon
July 13-17, 9AM-Noon
Are you at least nine years old? Do you like drawing comics? Do you have a few Saturdays free this spring? If your answers are yes, yes, and yes then come join The Center for Cartoon Studies Cartooning Club! We’ll design characters, create stories, and learn a ton about cartooning!
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The Center for
Why We Work: Technology
If you don’t have the right tool for the job, you’re working twice as hard. But what if you can’t afford the right tool? Many schools mandate the purchase of laptops and software to attend their programs. At The Center for Cartoon Studies (CCS) the use of computers and an array of technological tools are provided for all students: Tablets, ipads, scanners, Cintiques, MacBooks and much more are available to all. So no need to spend over $2000 to buy and load a laptop.
Already have your own laptop or want to buy your own? We partner with Apple and software companies to provide educational discounts.
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The Center for Cartoon Studies (CCS) offers a course of study designed for a small group of dedicated students with a passion and appreciation for graphic novels, storytelling, writing, drawing, comics, and design. CCS offers the Master of Fine Arts degree and certificates. Experienced and internationally recognized cartoonists, writers, and designers teach classes. Learn how to apply…
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MFA International Students
The Center for Cartoon Studies (CCS) is approved by U.S. Student and Exchange Visitor Program to enroll international students in our Master of Fine Arts program. CCS has conducted workshops and participated in events around the globe, including Portugal, Italy, Canada, and Bahrain to name a few, and has hosted cartoonists-in-training from Canada, UK, Ireland, France, Belgium, Australia, Brazil, and Indonesia. This year students are attending CCS from Columbia, Malaysia, India, Canada!
To learn more about the MFA program and to apply to CCS, click here.
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