Students from a wide variety of backgrounds are invited to apply. Those applicants wishing to enhance their chances for admission or to avoid the need for taking prerequisite courses, should consider the following preparation guidelines:
At least two semesters of calculus and one semester of linear algebra
Proficiency in a high level programming language (such as C/C++, Java, or Pascal) and a course in data structures
Art and Design.
At least two semesters of foundation courses such as drawing, figure drawing, painting, sculpture, design, color theory and photography.
Students must possess a baccalaureate degree in a field related to their intended course of study. Example majors include but are not limited to arts-related fields such as fine art, design, and architecture; technical fields such as computer science, mathematics, and engineering; or a variety of other fields with a strong visual emphasis.