Discover Pre-College Programs at DCAD

Students at Pre-College

Fuel Your Passion Before College

Registration for Fall 2022 is Now Open!

DCAD’s Pre-College Programs are designed for rising freshman, sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are interested in pursuing an art and design education.

Through a variety of workshops, courses, and other events designed specifically for teens, you will have an opportunity to learn what it’s like to study art in higher education, further your practice, and discover some of the many career options you can pursue.

Whether you plan on applying to an art and design college, are looking to hone your skills and craft, or if you simply want to try something new, Pre-College programs are the opportunity you’re looking for!

For a complete listing of our Fall 2022 programs and registration information, visit DCAD’s Eventbrite page.

SPECIAL NOTICE: In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, concerns regarding variants, and Delaware’s recent increase to substantial transmission rate, the Delaware College of Art and Design will require all Community Education students including Pre-College students to be fully vaccinated against the novel coronavirus. For detailed information, please visit DCAD’s COVID-19 Procedures page.