Neighbor Poster by Matthew Waldinger, BFA Exhibition 2021

College of Fine + Applied Arts

School of Art + Design

Students graduate from the School of Art and Design equipped to succeed in academic careers, jobs in creative industries, teaching posts, and studio work. The Industrial Design Program has been ranked in the top 10 in the country two years in a row (U.S. News and World Report in 2012 and DesignIntelligence in 2013). First-year undergraduates take courses in a Foundations program to build a strong base of interdisciplinary skills.

  • BA programs
  • BFA programs
  • MEd program
  • MA, MFA, and PhD programs


  • Art and Art History (BFA)
  • Art Education (BFA)
  • Graphic Design (BFA)
  • Industrial Design (BFA)
  • Studio Art (BA, BFA)—with concentrations in Fashion, General Studio Art, New Media, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, and Sculpture


  • Art and Design
  • Art History
  • Community-Based Art Education

Admission Requirement: Portfolio Review