School of Jewelry & Metal Arts
"One should either be a work of art, or wear a work of art."
~ Oscar Wilde
Enter a Jewelry & Metal Arts school like no other, where the next generation designs and crafts unique objects, jewelry and prototypes for mass production. Through these creative jewelry and metal arts courses, students will find and cultivate their artistic voices as they create one-of-a-kind pieces utilizing techniques ranging from traditional jewelry design skills to the latest in digital 3D printing and laser cutting.
The School of Jewelry & Metal Arts degree program provides a hands-on environment in which students can develop their jewelry and metal design skills and concepts, plus collaborate with students from many different programs including the School of Fashion, School of Photography and School of Fine Art Sculpture, among others.
Jewelry & Metal Arts courses include Fashion Jewelry, Enameling, Stone Setting, Casting and many others.See more.
- Centrifugal & Vacuum Casting
- Ceramic Sculpture
- Color & Design
- Fashion Jewelry Design & Rendering
- Glaze Technology
- Jewelry and Fashion
- Jewelry and Metal Arts
- Mixed Media
- Moving Metal
- Portfolio & Professional Practices
- Sketching for Communication
- Welded & Fabricated Sculpture
- Wheel Formed Sculpture
- And More!
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Schedule of Classes
View Jewelry & Metal Arts course offerings, read course descriptions and plan your schedule. See All Classes »
Academy of Art University offers accredited AA, BFA and MFA Jewelry & Metal Arts degree programs. Learn More.
Study Jewelry & Metal Arts through our undergraduate programs, graduate programs, continuing art education and pre-college art experience programs.
Learn from top industry professionals in Jewelry & Metal Arts Design who work to inspire you and develop your unique talents. Learn More.
Get hands-on experience with the latest tools at an innovative Jewelry & Metal Arts school and create a dynamic body of work that stands out above the rest. Learn More.
News & Success Stories
Find your motivation in the successes Academy alumni and faculty members have had. See what took them to the top of the industry and earned the acclaim of their peers. Learn More.
Spring Show Portfolio
This isn’t your typical jewelry & metal arts school. See the student work that can truly be called the best of the best from this year's Spring Show. Learn More.
A degree from the School of Jewelry & Metal Arts is so much more than just a jewelry and metal design degree. It is a pathway to a creative future, opening doors to countless opportunities. Learn more.
Firms & Clients Hiring Our Graduates:
Academy of Art University graduates have gone on to work for jewelry and metal designers, plus fashion designers such as Bing Bang, Jeremy Scott, Coach, Target, and many others. See more.
Our graduates have gone on to:
- Aaron Faber Gallery NYC
- Alice Roche Jewelry
- Julia Turner
- Philippa Roberts Designs
- Sandra Enterline
- University of Istanbul
- Bing Bang
- Jeremy Scott
- Marc Jacobs
- Sandra Enterline
- Phillip Lim
Start their own businesses:
- Historical Preservationist
- Anna Sheffield Jewelry
- Artners in Grime
- Kaori Chiba+Jewelry
- Lindsey Eisentraut Designs
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Program Learning Outcomes
To learn more about the skills you will acquire in this Jewelry & Metal Arts degree program, view BFA Program Learning Outcomes and MFA Program Learning Outcomes .
Contact us at 800.544.2787 (U.S. Only) or 415.274.2200.