Visual Arts Bachelor's Degree


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Program Overview

The Bachelor of Fine Art in Visual Arts degree stresses competence in theory, research, and critical and creative thinking skills through practiced applications.

  • Option: Graphic Design
    The Graphic Design Option focuses on the basics of graphic design, as well as the latest technology in advanced digital imaging, digital photography, and consumer product package design.
  • Option: Multimedia
    The Multimedia Option incorporates elements of graphic design with digital three-dimensional art, animation and sequential art.
  • Option: Photographic Arts
    With the Photographic Arts Option, students will acquire specific knowledge and skills needed to function in a variety of careers associated with the discipline.
  • Option: Studio Art
    The Studio Arts Option is based on the traditional disciplines of visual art including drawing, painting, printmaking, photography and sculpture.

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate mastery in written, oral, artistic, and visual communication skills, as well as the ability to think creatively and critically.
  2. Create a body of work in the chosen media.
  3. Critique own work in oral and written form.
  4. Demonstrate proficient knowledge of the history and theory of Fine Art.