Masters School of Art

Christian Center for the Arts

General Information

School Day:

  • Friday School - Combination of both College and Foundational Studies

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.  


Spring 2020 Pre-Registration - now open!

Why Pre-register?

      Reason #1: When you pre-register and fill out the Wish List form, you help us set the schedule for Spring Term.  This means the classes you want to see most are more likely to be on the schedule! 

      Reason #2: Pre-registered students get to enroll in classes first.  By pre-registering you are much more likely to get into classes that fill up fast!

How to register:

1. Click the link below to fill out your Registration Forms. 

Foundational Studies (9-17 year olds) 
College (18 years and up - unless approved for college)

To help us set our schedule for Spring Term please fill out our Spring Wish List

2. Mail your registration payment to secure your spot.  Your registration is NOT COMPLETE until payment is received.  Be sure to include the student's name and "Spring Term" on the memo line.

PO Box 82 
Clackamas, OR 97015 

3.  The Class Enrollment link will be sent out in January

4.  After you enroll in classes, a schedule confirmation will be sent once your class choices are approved.

5.  Pay your supply fee and February tuition on January 20th, 2020

6.  Attend Orientation in early February (date TBD)

7.  Come to classes starting Friday, February 7th!

If you have any questions, concerns or difficulties please email

Spring Schedule will be posted soon!

Friday School Spring 2020 term begins February 7th

Scholarship Information

If your family needs a scholarship to attend MSOA please review our Scholarship Guidelines/Qualifications then download, print, fill out and mail the scholarship application.

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

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