Summer/Winter Intersession

Summer and winter intersession courses and internships are offered as part of KCAI's regular academic curriculum. B.F.A. degree program students may enroll in no more than six credit hours per session. Intersession courses are open to students from other institutions and members of the community through KCAI's School of Continuing and Professional Studies.

Degree program classes for winter, 2016



Summer and winter intersession courses are offered as part of our regular academic curriculum. KCAI Degree Program students may enroll for no more than six (6) credit hours. Students register for courses on-line using MyKCAI at, using their student ID and password. 

Unpaid Students

Students who have enrolled but not paid will be automatically dropped from class. Remaining spots in the class are based on a first come; first serve basis after the deadline. Students may re-enroll and pay to secure a spot if it is available.


Tuition is $440 per credit hour. Students registering for studio classes are required to pay studio fees of $34 per credit hour, as well as any additional materials fee for their specific studio. Tuition and fees for Winter Intersession, 2016 are due in full in the Business Office by Friday, December 4Your enrollment will be cancelled the day after this payment deadline if payment has not been received.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid is unavailable for intersession courses. Students should contact the Financial Aid Office at about potential loan options.

Computer Access

Computer access will be provided in the Jannes Computer Lab during winter intersession. Check the door for posted hours or go to

Tuition Refunds

The last day to add or drop an intersession course is the second day of the term. Withdrawals after this date will be charged a $35 administrative fee per course and all other fees are non-refundable. Tuition will be refunded according to the following schedule:


100% through the second day of the term

50%    third day of the term

25%    fourth day of the term

0%      after the fourth day of the term


Visiting Students and Community Members

Visiting students and KC community members are welcome to take intersession courses and should register through the School for Continuing and Professional Studies either online at, by calling (816) 802-3333, or in person at 32 E. 46th Street. Students wishing to transfer credits earned at KCAI to other institutions should consult with their academic advisors at those institutions for approval.



Winter Intersession, 2016 

Tuition and Fees Due in the Business Office: Friday, Dec. 4
First Day of Class:  Monday, Jan. 4
Last Day to Drop/Add Classes: Tuesday, Jan. 5
Last Day to Withdraw from Class: Tuesday, Jan.12
Last Day of Class:  Friday, Jan. 22

Course offerings

Click the link below to find a list of Winter Intersession, 2016 classes. 

Download the complete course list for Winter Intersession, 2016 (PDF)

Also offered during this time is a faculty-led trip to Arcosanti, the urban laboratory focused on innovative design, community and environmental accountability located in Mayer, Arizona. Click below for more information and for a copy of the application. 

Download information and application for Winter Intersession Travel Program, 2016 (PDF)

Continuing Education

Interested in continuing education classes at KCAI? Visit the School for Continuing and Professional Studies.

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