Masters School of Art

Christian Center for the Arts

General Information

School Days:

  • Tuesday School - Adult/College students only
  • Thursday School - Combination of both College and Foundational Studies
  • Friday School - Foundational Studies only

Time: 9am - 3:15pm

Age Range: 9yrs old - 17yrs old (Foundational Studies); 18yrs & Up (College)

Fall Term: September - January

Spring Term: February - May

An Art Exhibit and Revue will take place at the end of every term. This is a great opportunity for the students to show their best work that they've worked so hard on all term long. There is a People's Choice vote at every exhibit where family and friends can vote on their favorite artwork in numerous categories. Be sure to check the newsletter for details on our End-of-term Exhibit and Revue.

 **MSOA reserves the right to use any and all artwork created at our school for advertising material to promote our school and also for publication on our website.  


Fall 2018 Registration and Enrollment

Open Registration began June 16th, 2018

NEW! - We are now offering Online Registration for all Foundational Studies and College students!  Click the link below to fill out your Foundational Studies or College Forms.  Your registration fee still needs to be mailed to complete registration.

Yearly Registration: We are offering the opportunity for you to register for the entire school year (Fall and Spring terms combined) as opposed to only being able to register one term at a time. There will be a $60 Yearly Registration Fee due if you chose this option. This is a savings of $10 off our normal registration fee (see Tuition Costs and Fees below). By registering for the entire year, you will also automatically be pre-registered for our Spring term. Considering our school year runs Fall - Spring, our Yearly Registration option is only applicable in the Fall.

Pre-registration Enrollment - through month of July

Open enrollment will begin in August, after all pre-registered students are enrolled

Thursday School Fall 2018 term begins September 6th

Friday School Fall 2018 term begins September 7th

Online Registration Forms ~ NEW!

Online Registration is now open!  Please click the appropriate link below, fill out the Application, Medical Release and Agreement Pages and mail your registration fee to secure your spot.  A link to the enrollment form will be emailed to you so that you can choose your classes based upon our Fall schedule.

Foundational Studies Application - Application for students age 9 - 17 (unless approved for the college program).  Includes Medical Release and Agreement Forms as part of online registration.    

College Application -  All adult and college level students. Includes Medical Release and Agreement Forms as part of online registration.

Please note: Online Registration is NOT COMPLETE until your registration fee is paid.  Mail payment to: Masters School of Art PO Box 82 Clackamas, OR 97015 and be sure to include the student's name on the memo line.

If you have any questions, concerns or difficulties with online registration please email:

Thank you for your patience as we roll out this new way of registering for Masters School of Art!

Downloadable Forms to Print

Foundational Studies Application - Application for students age 9 - 17 (unless approved for the college program).

College Application All adult and college level students

Medical Release Form - All students under the age of 18 must fill out a medical form to be filed in our school office.

Agreement Form - This form is regarding school policies and must be initialed by Student and Parents.

Scholarship Application - please mail application to P.O. Box 82/Clackamas, OR 97015

Scholarship Guidelines/Qualifications - briefly defines our guidelines to qualify for a scholarship and what we expect. 


A limited amount of scholarships are available every term. Students must RE-APPLY every term for a scholarship. The MSOA school board will make final decisions regarding acceptance. We expect all scholarship families to participate in our fundraisers every term. Our fundraisers is what provides us the opportunity to offer scholarships

Enrollment Changes for All Students ~ NEW!

Our Fall Term class schedule for Thursday and Friday school is posted below.  

Once you complete registration online you will be emailed the Class Enrollment Link which takes you to a short form where you choose your classes for each hour from a drop-down list.

Thursday School Schedule

Friday School Schedule

* PLEASE NOTE: All new students must take Drawing 101

Tuition Costs and Fees

Tuition: (new tuition costs beginning our Fall 2018 term)

Tuition is paid monthly for all full-time and part-time students. For full time students, coming 3-5 classes, tuition is $155/month. If you come 1-2 classes a week, you are considered part-time. For students taking 1 class a week, tuition is $55/month; for students taking 2 classes a week, tuition is $105/month



We offer a 20% sibling discount. The costs of 2 full-time siblings will be $279/month; the cost for 3 siblings will be $403/month; etc..

Discounts are only available to those who come the full day (or at least 3 classes).


Registration Fee:

A $35 non-refundable Registration Fee is due at the beginning of every term or $60 for our Yearly Registration Fee due at the beginning of the Fall term. 


All students enrolling in Masters School of Art must pay the registration and supply fees. This includes Foundational Studies, College and Scholarship students.


Supply Fee:

A basic supply fee is due once at the beginning of every term for all students and must be paid with first month's tuition. This fee helps to cover the cost of the supplies provided by the school. 


Basic Supply Fee List - this is a list that shows some of what the basic supply fee helps cover. 


There may be additional supplies you will need to purchase for certain classes. See individual class descriptions for details.


$45 Supply Fee - For students coming 2 days a week, full-time

$35 Supply Fee - Full-time students coming one day a week only (3-5 classes)

$25 Supply Fee - Student taking 2 classes a week only

$15 Supply Fee - Students taking 1 class a week 

For any admissions questions, please contact:

Lisa Barnes, Director of Administration