• Overview
  • Artists are made in the studio.

    You are passionate about your art, and you want to share your talents with the world. This program will help you develop both the creative and professional skills you need for a future as a studio artist in today’s global art communities.

    In this program, you will focus on developing your craft and artistic techniques with intensive faculty instruction and hands-on practice in the studio. You will become a strong visual thinker with a solid understanding of the use of art and design in a variety of contexts.

    As a B.F.A. student in studio art, you will focus on one of the following areas of emphasis: painting, printmaking, sculpture, mixed media or drawing. The program culminates in an exhibition of your personal work on campus during your final semester.

  • Degree Fit
  • This program could be a good fit if you:
    • Have strong skills in art or design
    • Work well with technology
    • Are committed to your craft
    • Have a creative, expressive, curious personality
  • Career Outcomes
  • With this degree, you could become a/an:
    • Studio artist
    • Digital photographer
    • Advertising artist/designer
    • Illustrator
    • Technical illustrator
    • Web designer
    • Billboard artist/sign painter
    • Art director
    • Greeting card artist
    • Police/courtroom artist
    • Mural/public artist
    • Printmaker