Postsecondary Institutions 2008-Present

SNAAP surveys the alumni of arts training institutions at both the secondary and post-secondary levels. These include:

  • Independent colleges of art and design
  • Music conservatories
  • Arts training programs within comprehensive colleges and universities
  • Arts high schools

Institutions Participating in SNAAP 2013

These institutions have registered for SNAAP 2013.

Institutions Participating in SNAAP 2012

These institutions participated in SNAAP 2012.

Institutions Participating in SNAAP 2011

These institutions from 26 states and 2 provinces participated in the first annual SNAAP administration in 2011..

SNAAP Field Testing 2008 - 2010:

Between 2008 and 2010, nearly 250 educational institutions from 40 states participated in field testing of the SNAAP survey. Listed by state, they are as follows:

A | C | D | F | G | H | I | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W    Move to High Schools


Judson College (Art and Music Departments)
University of Alabama
University of Mobile (Center for Performing Arts)
University of Montevallo


Arkansas State University (College of Fine Arts)


American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Art Center College of Design
California College of the Arts
California Institute of the Arts
California State University-Dominguez Hills
Chapman University (College of Performing Arts)
Otis College of Art and Design
San Francisco Art Institute
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
San Francisco State University
University of California-Santa Barbara
University of Southern California (Schools of Architecture, Cinematic Arts, Fine Arts, Theatre and Music)


Colorado State University
Colorado State University-Pueblo
University of Denver (Film Studies, Creative Writing, and Digital Media Studies Programs, Lamont School of Music and School of Art and Art History)


Central Connecticut State University
Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts
Western Connecticut State University (School of Visual and Performing Arts)


University of Delaware

District of Columbia

Corcoran College of Art + Design


Florida International University (College of Architecture and the Arts)
Florida State University (College of Visual Arts, Theatre and Dance)
New World School of the Arts
Palm Beach Atlantic University (School of Music and Fine Arts)
Ringling College of Art and Design
University of Miami (Department of Art and Art History and School of Communication)
University of South Florida (College of the Arts)


Berry College (Department of Fine Arts)
Columbus State University (College of the Arts)
Georgia College and State University
Georgia Southern University (Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art)
Kennesaw State University (College of the Arts)
Shorter University (School of Fine and Performing Arts)
Wesleyan College (Fine Arts)


University of Hawaii at Manoa (Departments of Art and Art History, Music, and Theatre and Dance)


University of Idaho (College of Art and Architecture and College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences)


Chicago State University (Department of Art and Design)
Columbia College Chicago
Loyola Chicago University (Department of Fine and Performing Arts)
Millikin University (College of Fine Arts)
Roosevelt University (Chicago College of Performing Arts)
School of the Art Institute of Chicago


Indiana University (Creative Writing Program, Department of Theatre and Drama, Hope School of Fine Arts, and Jacobs School of Music)
Saint Mary’s College


Drake University (School of Fine Arts)
Iowa State University
Morningside College
University of Northern Iowa


Kansas State University (Departments of Art, Communication Studies, Theatre and Dance, English, and Music)


Morehead State University (Departments of Art and Design and Music)
Northern Kentucky University (Departments of Theatre and Dance and Visual Arts)
University of Kentucky (College of Fine Arts)


Louisiana State University (College of Music and Drama)


Maine College of Art


Maryland Institute College of Art
Peabody Institute, Johns Hopkins University


Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University
Boston Conservatory
Boston University (College of Fine Arts)
Massachusetts College of Art and Design
New England Conservatory
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Suffolk University (New England School of Art and Design)


Albion College
Alma College (Fine and Performing Arts)
College for Creative Studies
Hope College
Western Michigan University (College of Fine Arts)


Minneapolis College of Art and Design
St. Olaf College
University of Minnesota Duluth (School of Fine Arts)
Winona State University


Delta State University


Columbia College
Culver-Stockton College (Division of Fine Arts)
Kansas City Art Institute
University of Missouri – Saint Louis (College of Fine Arts and Communication)
Webster University (Electronic and Photographic Media Department and Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts)


University of Montana – Missoula (College of Visual and Performing Art)


University of Nebraska at Omaha
University of Nebraska-Lincoln (Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts)

New Jersey

College of New Jersey (School of the Arts and Communication)
Montclair State University (College of the Arts)
Rowan University (Arts Programs and Department of Radio, Television and Film)
William Paterson University of New Jersey (College of Arts and Communication)

New York

Alfred University (School of Art and Design)
Barnard College
Cooper Union School of Art
Juilliard School
Manhattan School of Music
New York School of Interior Design
New York University (Tisch School of the Arts and Steinhardt School)
Parsons The New School for Design
Pratt Institute
Purchase College (School of the Arts)
School of Visual Arts
Skidmore College
SUNY Fredonia (Department of Theatre and Drama)
Syracuse University (College of Visual and Performing Arts)
University of Rochester (Eastman School of Music)

North Carolina

East Carolina University (Schools of Art and Design, Music, and Theatre and Dance)
Greensboro College
University of North Carolina at Greensboro (Departments of Dance and Theatre, Fine and Creative Arts, and School of Music)
University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Western Carolina University (College of Fine and Performing Arts)

North Dakota

University of North Dakota Main Campus


Baldwin-Wallace College (Conservatory of Music)
Bluffton University
Bowling Green State University (College of Musical Arts, Department of Theatre and Film, and Schools of Art and Fine Arts and Communication)
Capital University Conservatory (School of Fine Arts and Communication)
Cleveland Institute of Art
Cleveland Institute of Music
Cleveland State University (Art, Music and Theatre Departments)
Columbus College of Art and Design
Hiram College (Fine Arts Programs)
Kent State University (College of the Arts)
Miami University
Ohio Wesleyan University
Otterbein University
University of Akron, Main Campus (College of Fine and Applied Arts)
Wittenberg University (Departments of Art, Theatre and Dance, Music)


Oregon College of Art and Craft
Pacific Northwest College of Art
Portland State University (School of Fine and Performing Arts)


Bucknell University
Curtis Institute of Music
Marywood University
Moore College of Art and Design
Penn State University Park (College of Arts and Architecture)
Pennsylvania College of Art and Design
University of the Arts

Rhode Island

Rhode Island School of Design
University of Rhode Island

South Carolina

Clemson University
College of Charleston (School of the Arts)
Converse College (School of the Arts)
Winthrop University (College of Visual and Performing Arts)


Belmont University (College of Visual and Performing Arts)
Maryville College
Memphis College of Art
Vanderbilt University (Blair School of Music)


Lamar University (College of Fine Arts and Communication)
Rice University (Shepherd School of Music)
Southern Methodist University (Meadows School of the Arts)
Texas Christian University (College of Fine Arts)
University of Houston (Moores School of Music and School of Theatre and Dance)
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (College of Visual and Performing Arts)
University of North Texas
University of Texas at Austin (College of Fine Arts)
University of Texas at El Paso (College of Liberal Arts)
University of the Incarnate Word (College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences and School of Interactive Media and Design)


Brigham Young University (Departments of Dance, Theatre and Media Arts, and Visual Arts, and School of Music)
University of Utah (College of Fine Arts)
Weber State University (Departments of Performing Arts and Visual Arts)


George Mason University (College of Visual and Performing Arts)
James Madison University (College of Visual and Performing Arts)
Old Dominion University
Shenandoah University Conservatory


Cornish College of the Arts
Washington State University (College of Liberal Arts, Department of Interior Design, Programs in Apparel, Merchandising, Design and Textiles and School of Architecture and Construction)
Whitworth University (Music Department)

West Virginia

Davis and Elkins College (Fine and Performing Arts Department)
Marshall University (College of Fine Arts)
West Virginia Wesleyan College


Milwaukee Institute of Art &Design
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (Department of Music and Theatre Arts)
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (Department of Arts and Visual Design)


University of Wyoming (Departments of Art, Music and Theatre/Dance)

Nova Scotia, Canada

Nova Scotia College of Art and Design

Arts High Schools that Participated in the Testing of SNAAP


Idyllwild Arts Academy
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts
Oakland School for the Arts
Orange County High School of the Arts

District of Columbia

Duke Ellington School of the Arts


New World School of the Arts


Chicago Academy for the Arts


Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts
New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA)


Baltimore School of the Arts


Boston Arts Academy
Walnut Hill School


Interlochen Arts Academy

New York

LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and the Performing Arts

North Carolina

University of North Carolina School of the Arts


Cleveland School of the Arts