Students majoring in visual art find career opportunities in a wide variety of professional fields including:

  • teaching in public or private schools
  • management of cultural programs in city, state, or federal government agencies
  • museums, galleries and other cultural institutions
  • advertising, design studios, special effects and broadcasting agencies
  • photojournalism
  • fashion
  • art critic
  • publishing
  • art director
  • curator
  • art consultation
  • web design
  • arts administration
  • commercial and private freelance studios
  • fine arts
  • and more.

The program also prepares students for graduate study in their areas of concentration. Art students have continued their education at:

  • Carnegie-Mellon
  • Clemson
  • Cranbrook
  • Edinboro University
  • Morehead State University
  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Tufts
  • University of Cincinnati
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Missouri-Saint Louis and
  • other studio, museum, and art history programs at the graduate level.

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