Degrees and Programs: Art
Department of Art classes provide a creative environment that serves as a stimulus in which awareness, insight, and individual responsibility can develop. Studio courses provide direct experience augmented by explanation, demonstration, and structured problems, together with independent experimental investigation. Instruction is centered around developing artistic skills on an individual basis and on fostering the ability to think and evaluate critically and independently. Students are encouraged to cultivate abilities in art through a combination of classroom theory, studio performance, and contact with practicing professionals.