Bachelor of Arts

Emphasis in: Art History, Pre-Art Therapy, or Visual Art


The BA in Art is a liberal arts degree with three emphasis areas. Each of these areas relates broad intellectual knowledge to material, spiritual and emotional awareness. The degree requires 40 credits in visual art and art history courses, a minor in a non-art second area, and the General Education requirements including a foreign language.

BA: Art History

Art history explores the historical meaning of art, architecture, and visual culture in all parts of the world from antiquity to the present. It analyzes visual objects through their form, technique, design, historical context, and ideological function. Learn More…

BA: Pre-Art Therapy

The Pre-Art Therapy emphasis prepares students for graduate programs in art therapy or art therapy and counseling. An art therapist uses the creative process of making art to improve and enhance the physical, mental emotional well being of people of all ages. Learn More…

BA: Art

The BA in Art is well-suited to students who anticipate graduate or professional school not directly related to art and design.┬áThis degree easily allows students to possibly double major, or finish pre-professional requirements for non-arts related programs. Learn More…