Early bird discount: Enroll by April 23 to save 10% with code EARLYBIRDCE*

This summer, enjoy the flexibility and convenience of learning online from wherever you are. Stay on track with a certificate program, explore a new subject, or take your very first course in art and design. Choose from one of 60+ popular courses.

Our certificate programs are designed for adults looking to accelerate their creative lives and work, and subjects include Animation, Graphic Design, Interactive Design, Natural Science Illustration, Painting Studies, Photography, and Residential Interior Design.

We recommend registering as soon as possible, as many online courses fill quickly. We will continue our recent practice of closing class registration three business days before class start dates to give students time to plan and gather supplies.

Summer term: June 17–July 28, 2024
Registration deadline: June 12, 11:59 pm ET

*Use coupon code EARLYBIRDCE to save 10% on tuition for RISD Continuing Education classes for adults and youth this summer. Offer expires 11:59 pm ET on 4/23/24. Offer can be used for multiple class purchases for adults and youth (excludes Pre-College and Advanced Program Online). Offer does not apply to previous class purchases and cannot be combined with other offers or discounts. Offer subject to change or cancellation without notice.

Student artwork (top): Marlena Livingston, Marine Species Illustration