Two-year Fine Arts Diploma transfer pathway
Career possibilities: As a graduate, you will be well-prepared for employment as an artist, gallery assistant, teaching assistant, community arts programmer and community arts educator. You will have the skills to pursue an arts based career in painting, sculpture, photography, print media, interdisciplinary practice, media arts and more.
The NIC-ACAD Articulation Agreement provides NIC students with the opportunity to transfer directly into Year 3 of the following Alberta College of Art + Design programs:
Make sure your courses count. Each degree pathway has its own unique deadlines, portfolio requirements, course prerequisites and transfer requirements.
Admission requirements for North Island College’s Fine Arts diploma are available on the program page.
Graduates of NIC’s Fine Arts Diploma with an average of C (2.0) or higher will be considered for admission to Year 3 of the ACAD Bachelor of Fine Arts degree program majors on the basis of academic standing, and will be considered for admission to Year 3 of the ACAD Bachelor of Design degree program on the basis of academic standing and a portfolio review. Both are subject to the terms and conditions outlined in the articulation agreement between Alberta College of Art & Design and North Island College’s Fine Arts program.
Students in the following North Island College program are eligible to apply for transfer to Alberta College of Art + Design