California Institute of the Arts (also known as CalArts) is a non-profit, private education institution located in Valencia, California.
Programs offered at CalArts include bachelor's and master's degrees. The school is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities and has specialized accreditation from the National Association of Schools of Art and Design - Commission on Accreditation.
Dual credit and study abroad programs are offered at California Institute of the Arts. Secondary level Advanced Placement courses can qualify as credit towards a degree.