Continuing Education

Welcome to Continuing Education at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts. 

Our CE programs embrace artists and designers of all ages and backgrounds—high school students, second-career students, art teachers, individuals ready to take their studio practice to the next level and those who are just beginning to explore art-making. SMFA at Tufts faculty, all professional practicing artists or designers, mentor and motivate every student in their practice.

SMFA at Tufts offers individual classes, certificates and specialized programs for all levels. Continuing Education courses at the school allow you to immerse yourself in art-making and creativity while maintaining your work and family schedules. Register now and become a part of an extraordinary community of working artists and designers.

For Summer CE Studio Art Courses, Intensives and Workshops go here.

Sign up here if you want us to send you an email when CE summer 2017 courses are live. 

CE Spring 2017 course listings

Spring 2017 Important Dates

Thursday, January 19 - First day of classes
Thursday, January 26 - Last Day to add/drop courses taught at the SMFA
​Thursday, January 26 - Last day for SMFA students to select pass/fail option in art history courses taught at SMFA
Monday, February 20 - President's Day - no classes
Thursday, February 23 Monday substituted on Thursday 
March 18-27 - Spring break no classes
Monday, April 17 -  Patriot's Day no classes
Monday, May 8 - last day of classes

Certificate Programs in Graphic Design and Illustration
Learn more about certificates that can lead to a career in graphic design or illustration.

Studio Diploma Program 
Interested in taking your practice to the next level? Learn more about SMFA's Studio Diploma program, for those looking to shape and develop their own studio practice.

Career Services
The Career Services Office offers career advising, job links, internships, professional-focus courses, community-partnership opportunities and a wealth of online resources, such as artSource. 

SMFA Continuing Education Office Office Hours:
230 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115

Monday–Friday, 9am–5pm