An independent college of art and design with over 140 years of tradition. AAC offers a BFA in eight studio majors and serves approximately 200 undergraduate students and 10 graduate students. AAC is an accredited charter member of the NASAD and the HLC, as well as a charter member of the AICAD. The Art Academy of Cincinnati's three galleries exhibit art by and for AAC students, faculty, and the larger community. Galleries are free and open to the public 9am-9pm M-F, 9am-5pm Sat, Sun.