We want you to join our creative community and experience the benefits with hands-on, creative industrial arts. Here are some ways to make it a bit easier:

1.  Teen Tuition Assistance Program, Ages 12-19

We want to give the benefits of hands-on, creative industrial arts & design education to as many Teens as possible. For more information on our Teen Tuition Assistance Program, and to see if your Teen qualifies for an 80% reduced tuition, click here

2.  Adult Tuition Installment Program

We offer a Tuition Installment Plan for adult 10-week Classes! Pay your tuition in 2 installments...Click here for more information

3.  Free Membership for Young Adults, Ages 16-19 (20+ if full-time student)

We want to serve as many young people as possible! Receive all the benefits of an annual CIADC Membership for FREE ($195 value)! Start taking Classes and using Studio Access at the 15% Member discount!

To receive the free Membership:

  • email us a scanned driver’s license, State ID, or birth certificate. If you are 20+ years old, send us proof of full-time school enrollment

  • we will email you a promo code to use to register for the Membership at 100% discount

  • once you become a Member, you can immediately take advantage of Class and Studio Access discounts

4.  Become a CIADC Member

CIADC Members receive 15% off Classes and receive discounted Studio Access rates. Membership is valid for 12 months. Become a Member today!

5. Join our Team as a Department Monitor

Receive tuition discounts and free OSA time. Monitors are the eyes, ears, and voice of CIADC in the Department shops during Open Studio Access time. Monitors do not have to be experts, but be responsible and have completed 1 or more adult Classes in the Department. We will train you with everything you need to know!

For more information on eligibility, responsibilities, and perks, please email