Summer and winter intersession courses and internships are offered as part of KCAI's regular academic curriculum. B.F.A. degree program students may enroll in no more than six credit hours per session. Intersession courses are open to students from other institutions and members of the community through KCAI's School of Continuing and Professional Studies.
Winter Intersession is offered as part of the regular academic curriculum. KCAI degree program students may enroll for no more than three credit hours. Enrollment for KCAI degree program students is done through web registration.
Students who have enrolled but not paid will be automatically dropped from class. Remaining spots in the class is based on a first come, first served basis after the deadline. Students may re-enroll and pay to secure a spot, if it is available.
Tuition is $440 per credit hour. Students registering for studio courses are required to pay studio fees of $34 per credit hour as well as any additional materials fee for their specific studio. Students who wish to audit a class must register through the Continuing and Professional Studies office and pay tuition of $500 plus any materials fees. Tuition and fees for winter intersession classes are due in full in the business office by Friday, Dec. 6, 2013. Your enrollment will be cancelled the day after this payment deadline if payment has not been received.
Financial aid is unavailable for Winter Intersession, but students can talk to the financial aid office staff to see if there might be a loan option available.
Computer access will be provided in the Jannes Library computer lab during Winter Intersession. Check the door for posted hours, or view library hours.
Course refunds are calculated based on the date a student officially withdraws in the registrar's office. Refunds requested by mail will be calculated based on the postmark date. Students withdrawing from courses will be charged a $35 administrative fee per course. The last day to withdraw from a course without grade penalty is Jan. 9
Refund schedule (based on official withdrawal procedures):
There are no refunds for withdrawals from courses after the start of the fourth class session. If a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment, 100% of all tuition and fees will be refunded within four weeks.
Visiting students and Kansas City community members are welcome to take these courses and may register through the Continuing and Professional Studies office. Registration is available online at www.kcai.edu/artforeveryone or by phone, using a credit card (Visa or MasterCard), at 816-802-3505 or in person by visiting our office at 108 E. 43rd St. Students who wish to transfer credits earned at KCAI to other institutions should consult with their academic advisors at those institutions for transfer approval.
Tuition and fees due in business office: Dec. 6 (Friday)
First day of class: Jan. 2 (Thursday)
Last day to drop/add classes: Jan. 3 (Friday)
Last day to withdraw from class: Jan. 9 (Thusday)
Last day of class: Jan. 22 (Wednesday)
Classes for degree-seeking students during the 2014 Winter Intersession include a faculty-led trip to Argentina. Liberal arts classes include topics in film history, American literature and sociology. Studio courses include classes in kiln-formed glass, illustration, bronze casting and lithography.
Interested in continuing education classes at KCAI? Visit the School for Continuing and Professional Studies.
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