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Minors in Art

At Miami, students can...

  • Choose a focus area in Painting, Printmaking, Photography, Ceramics, Sculpture, or Jewelry Design and Metals in the various studio minors.
  • Participate in a Communication Design minor that will support your career goals.
  • Be a part of a community of artists, designers and scholars, taking classes with art majors and advanced students.
  • Create a high quality portfolio that can lead to continued studies in other programs.
  • Develop technical, aesthetic and conceptual skills, and add visual literacy to your critical thinking abilities.
  • Integrate creative and artistic practice with other academic and research pursuits.
  • Work closely with well-known professors who are active researchers and professional artists.

Browse our minors, and feel free to contact us for more information!