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School of Art and Design
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815-753-7701 (fax)

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The NIU School of Art and Design is one of the best values for professional careers in art and design.

  • Our Faculty of artists, designers and scholars are nationally and internationally renowned.
  • A network of 10,000 NIU Art and Design alumni connecting our graduates to careers in art and design
  • Fully-accredited world-class education:
    • Institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) since 1969
    • North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
    • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education

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