Immersive, collaborative and designed to unlock your creativity—for over 130 years Cogswell has been helping people turn their passion into their professions. Today, it’s your turn. Explore our program offerings to help you develop the skills you need for the job you’ll love.
Pairing business, technology and creativity, our students come to the heart of Silicon Valley to deepen and grow their passions. The result? A skilled and dynamic community with a social life that is surprisingly robust.
An absolutely joyous atmosphere filled the theater as families, friends and guests arrived to celebrate the achievements of the 2018 USV Graduating Class. A noteworthy highlight was the inspiring commencement address delivered by legendary artist, animator and storyman, Floyd Norman. Mr. Norman shared insights from his creative professional career working with everyone from Walt Disney to Steve Jobs. This years cohort will no doubt remember the exhilarating day with a healthy sense of well-deserved pride. You did it. Stay in touch and enjoy a few of our favorite images from the day you worked so hard to reach.
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