CHICAGO—In the new rankings compiled by U.S. News and World Report, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) rose to become the nation’s second ranked program in the Fine Arts category of the 2021 Best Graduate Schools. 

On September 2, SAIC returned to on-campus teaching and learning with modified in-person classes—those that take place both in-person and online—as well as fully online classes. Visit for details.

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