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As a graduate with a BFA or BA in our program, you will have the skills and knowledge necessary for a successful career in the visual arts. You will develop an artist’s statement, a strong portfolio, resume, self-promotion strategies and knowledge about exhibition preparation. These aspects along with the practical knowledge of studio maintenance and equipment will make it possible for graduates to establish their own studios.

Upon completion of the BFA or BA degree, you will also be prepared for graduate study. We prepare each of our students with the expectation that they will apply to graduate school whether they will ultimately pursue an advanced degree or not. In this way, we ensure a quality education for all who attend. The size of the program is conducive for one on one instruction and faculty are very accessible to the interested student. As students near graduation they receive individual help in compiling application materials for graduate school.

Career Choices

  • Full time studio artist
  • Pursue graduate degree / college or university professor
  • K-12 Art educator
  • Gallery work
  • Museum work
  • Illustrator
  • Art restoration
  • Commercial art applications
  • Art Supplies Business

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