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The Visual Art degrees allow students to design an academic experience tailored to their interests and goals. By choosing and combining courses from across a variety of studio areas, students direct their own educational path.


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The Ceramics degree provides an immersive academic experience in which students master the fundamentals of the form. Through advanced coursework, students explore the nuances of artistic avenues that best complement their professional and creative goals.


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The Metalsmithing/Jewelry degree provides an immersive academic experience in which students master the fundamentals of the form. Through advanced coursework, students explore the nuances of artistic avenues that best complement their professional and creative goals.


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The Textiles/Fibers degree provides an immersive academic experience in which students master the fundamentals of the form. Through advanced coursework, students explore the nuances of artistic avenues that best complement their professional and creative goals.


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The Visual Art Education degrees prepare students for careers as teachers or administrators in a variety of settings including public schools, arts agencies, art museums, senior centers, recreation centers and other venues.


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The B.F.A. in Art History provides students with the opportunity to gain experiential knowledge of visual art while pursuing research in the history of art. By combining studio practice with historical context, comprehension of each academic discipline is enhanced. 


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