Graduate student teaching Painting class Graduate students have many opportunities to teach and do research.
Graphic Design Studio Our graphic design facilities were created to resemble a professional office setting.
Digital Photo Student Art students have access to the latest technology in labs throughout our spaces.
Children in a Saturday Art class work with their teacher Art education students have many opportunities to connect with children.
3D Studio students participating in a bronze pour 3D Studio students participating in a bronze pour.
Students work during typography class ART 251 students study typographic methods and terminology.
Creative Arts Plaza Our beautiful Creative Arts Plaza is a fantastic home for the Department of Art.


  • We have nationally-accredited programs (NASAD accreditation).
  • We have undergraduate majors in Art Education, Art and Architecture History, Communication Design, and Studio Art (with concentrations in ceramics, metals, painting, photography, printmaking, and sculpture).
  • We have minors in 2D Media Studies (painting, printmaking, photography), Photography, Ceramics, Jewelry Design and Metals, Sculpture, Graphic Design and Art and Architecture History.
  • Our graduate program in studio art is ranked in the top 100 nationally, and we started a new concentration in Experience Design in the fall of 2014.
  • We have a new graduate concentration in Experience Design, which started in the fall of 2014.
  • Our faculty are nationally and internationally recognized as established scholars and professional artist/designers.
  • We have an approximate 15:1 student-to-teacher ratio in our studio courses/seminars.