About Kansas City Art Institute
The Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI) is a private, independent, four-year college of
fine arts and
design founded in 1885 in
Kansas City, Missouri.
KCAI is an accredited institutional member of the
National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD), the
Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD) and the
North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. It has about 75 faculty members and nearly 700 students.
KCAI offers the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree, in which a comprehensive liberal arts program is complemented by emphasis in one of the following studio majors: