Continuing Education at SMFA at Tufts welcomes students of any level or art background. 

Registration for spring semester is closed. 

2017 Spring CE Offerings

Questions please call 617-627-2000 or email


- Noncredit course: $940
- Undergraduate credit course: $1,500

Please note continuing education credit level courses can be counted towards SMFA CE certificate programs. These may also count towards professional development points for teachers.
Undergraduate credit courses are intended for students enrolled in undergraduate degree programs. 

Discount Offers

To obtain one of the following discounts for registration, please send an email to

  • SMFA and Tufts Alumni Discount: Museum School alumni and Tufts University alumni are eligible to receive a 25% tuition discount off the cost of all courses taken for credit. Alumni must be a diploma or degree graduate of the School or have received a degree from Tufts.
  • Senior Citizen Discount: Senior citizens (62 or older) are eligible for a $50 discount on 2- and 4-credit courses.
  • High School Student Discount: Junior and senior high school students are eligible for a 25% tuition discount on all courses taken for credit.

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

All other important dates follow the Tufts'academic calendar