• Overview
  • A broad education in art.

    When you study the visual arts, you develop both the creative and the intellectual skills to succeed in a variety of careers in today’s global art and design communities.

    In this program, you will gain a well-rounded liberal arts education, with a heavy focus in art and design. In addition to courses in the humanities, languages, and art history and theory, intensive studio instruction will help you develop your technical skills in one of the following areas of emphasis: graphic design, interactive design, painting, sculpture, printmaking, or photography and digital imaging.

    The program features a highly integrated curriculum. Students become strong visual thinkers with a profound understanding of the potential of visual work in its many contexts.

  • Degree Fit
  • This program could be a good fit if you:
    • Like to create art and/or design
    • Interested in the history and interpretation of art
    • Are a visual, creative, critical thinker
    • Want an art-related career
  • Career Outcomes
  • With this degree, you could become a/an:
    • Gallery owner/operator
    • Art historian
    • Museum education coordinator
    • Art librarian
    • Community arts director
    • Art critic/reporter
    • Arts council director
    • Arts fundraiser
    • Grants specialist
    • Museum curator
    • Art appraiser