Department of Art

Art Programs

The Department of Art offers majors in Studio Art, Art Education and Digital Design.

All graduating Studio Art and Digital Design majors must complete a Senior Project, install a Senior Project Exhibition, and successfully pass a Senior Exit Examination. Art Education majors must complete a Professional Clinical Practice Exhibition in addition to successfully passing all exams required by the School of Education. It is the responsibility of the student to initiate and organize these activities. Students must work closely with the Art faculty so that these events can proceed according to schedule.

The following is an overview of guidelines relative to these requirements:

Requirements for Admission to the Department of Art
1. Freshmen may not apply until after midterm of the second semester of the freshman year.
2. Students may pick up application forms from the Department Chair. Students must have an average of a 2.5 GPA or above in their general education courses.
3. Students transferring from departments within the institution or from other institutions must also demonstrate an average of a 2.5 GPA or above in their general education courses.
4. Students declaring a major in Studio Art, Art Education, or Digital Design should present the art department with a portfolio of their most recent works.