Art & Design Wherever
You Are

Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education Programs

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Unlock your creative potential with flexible online courses and certificate programs you can access from anywhere in the world.

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Grow creatively and refine your artistic abilities in the format that works for you.


Partner with RISD for innovative learning experiences.

Discover personalized, creative programming designed to meet your organization’s art and design needs.

Build a creative foundation for your workplace.

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Through its school, museum, community programs and other offerings, Rhode Island School of Design has been advancing creativity through art and design education for close to 150 years. No matter where you are in your journey—whether you’re a beginner or advanced, you’re expanding your skills, putting together a portfolio, or exploring a new creative passion, RISD Continuing Education can help you embrace your next stage of growth.