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School of Art + Design

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  • B.A. Studio Art

    As a Studio Art major, you’ll gain a variety of skills and techniques that will enable you to work successfully in fields related to art or to pursue graduate study. This program provides easy access to elective courses, freedom to double major, and opportunities to study off- campus.

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  • B.A. Art History

    To reflect the breadth and variety of art and visual culture, the Art History program offers a diverse, comprehensive curriculum in the history of world cultures. Students learn how to articulate and express their ideas about art while developing research and writing skills as tools for communicating about art.

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  • B.F.A. Studio Art

    A professional studio degree that fosters the development of studio artists and creative thinkers. Students take courses that include topics ranging from historical through contemporary issues in art, technical demonstrations, and rigorous critiques of student work.

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  • B.F.A. Graphic Design

    The Graphic Design program focuses on sustainability and social impact, while developing a capacity for critical thinking, problem solving, and innovation. Courses will give you the opportunity to study the symbiotic nature of design and culture in local and global communities.

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  • B.F.A. Interior Architecture

    Through this program, you will learn how architectural elements interact and synthesize to meet physical, psychological, social, and intellectual needs of people in a variety of settings. A program designed for those sensitive to the use of materials and details in a built environment, who are attentive to color, enjoy drawing, constructing, and organizing objects and spaces.

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  • 4+1 Art Education Masters Program

    Have you always wanted to be an art teacher or recently imagined a career path in art education? Earn a bachelor’s degree in Art and a master’s degree, with a Multi-Age Visual Arts License, in a total of five years!

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  • Graduate Programs

    Our graduate students are highly motivated, talented and conceptually inquisitive from a diverse range of artistic practices seeking an interdisciplinary environment. Graduate degrees include an Art History M.A., and M.F.A. degrees in Graphic Design, Ceramics, Printmaking, Painting + Drawing, Photography + Integrated Media, and Sculpture + Expanded Practice.

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Featured Events

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  • Levi Kravos focuses on PTSD and military experience in BFA thesis exhibition

    December 2, 2019

    In The Control Factor, Dec 3–7, in Trisolini Gallery, Levi Kravos, dives into the world of PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) and its effect on military veterans and/or active duty service members.

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  • Arron Foster: WHILE THE EARTH REMAINS in Trisolini Gallery through Nov 23

    November 7, 2019

    Arron Foster is an interdisciplinary artist whose creative research involves the production of artists’ books, prints, drawings, videos, animations and installations that consider how our perception and experience of place is mediated by time, change and memory.

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  • Art + Design Graduate Open Studios Event

    November 4, 2019

    The public is invited to visit the graduate studios at both Seigfred Hall and Weld House.

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  • Visiting Sculptor Winslow Craig from Guyana

    October 21, 2019
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