Ohio University

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B.A. in Studio Art

Studio Art

Bachelor of Arts degree program

What You'll Learn

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. You can expect to enter the School of Art + Design as a B.A. in Studio Art major, where you’ll be required to complete studio foundations and art history. You can then choose to continue with a B.A. in Studio Art or in Art History, or apply to one of the B.F.A. degrees.

Career Opportunities

After graduation, studio art majors often pursue graduate study, seek employment in museums, community art spaces, studios, or work in other related fields.

  • Admission


    If you’re a first-year applicant or a transfer student, there are no requirements beyond University admission. If you are a current Ohio University student with a desire to transfer into the studio art program, there are no selective or limited admissions requirements.

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  • Earning your degree


    Many students choose to pursue the B.A. Studio Art degree because it provides easy access to elective courses, freedom to double major, and opportunities to study off- campus.

    Program requirements
  • Studio Art Faculty


    Our faculty are acclaimed artists and scholars dedicated to equipping students with diverse skill sets and to fully preparing them for studio art professions or graduate studies.

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