Undergraduate Studies


Bachelor of Fine Arts

The BFA in Art is the professional degree program that prepares students for diverse careers through specialized studio training. The prospective student must complete a sequence of core courses during the first and second years of study. During the second year of the program, students prepare their portfolios for review and acceptance by a specific area of emphasis in the BFA degree program.

The seven emphasis areas of study are: Art and Technology, Ceramics, Glass, Painting and Drawing, Photography, Printmaking, and Sculpture. A strong program in all of these disciplines offers state-of-the-art facilities and experienced faculty, and provides a major opportunity for personal and artistic growth. For a detailed program plan for each area, please click the above links.

Bachelor of Arts

The BA in Art is a liberal arts degree program that serves as a general introduction to the experiences of the artist. This program of study includes a range of studio practices in all areas of the department and in art history and theory. The curriculum develops creative problem solving skills that can be applied to a variety of careers.