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About the Department

Find the creative inspiration—and build a practical foundation—for life in the arts. Options in art education, art history, and visual arts develop conceptual and technical ability, allowing you to realize your potential for creative projects, artistic expression, and scholarly research. Under the close guidance of renowned faculty mentors, master your craft while grounding your work in theory and analysis of visual culture. Challenge yourself as a practicing artist in public projects—exhibitions and performances, scholarly papers and community workshops—that also prepare you for an arts career.

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Fine Arts Foundation

Committed to a BFA? The visual arts major is for you. Focus your talents on fine art, graphic design, or lens-based art: photography/video.

Great Spaces

Great spaces spark great work. And there’s no better space to create, contemplate, and curate art than our home base, the 70,000-square-foot Art and Interactive Multimedia Building.

Global Perspectives

Cultivate a worldview of the arts through travel-study courses, an international faculty, and immersion in the NYC and Philly art scenes.


Student Portfolio

  • Alex Cheung
  • Jessica Hargwood
  • Jessica Cavanaugh
  • Alexis Glaberman
  • Johann Derflinger
  • John Coene
  • Brielle Jussen
  • Arielle Fouks