What will I learn?

The B.A. in Art provides students with options in studio areas such as painting, ceramics, sculpture, printmaking, graphic design, and illustration, as well as Art History.

Program Learning Objectives

  • Perceptual: Students will demonstrate perceptual skills that include the facility to see more clearly and comprehensively.
  • Conceptual: Students will demonstrate conceptual skills by assimilating the elements and principles of design and applying creative, critical, and philosophical thinking to their work.
  • Technical: Students will demonstrate a proficiency of techniques, knowledge of vocabulary, and an exploration of various media.
  • Translational: Students will conduct studio-based research to construct a thesis and create a series of artworks that articulates this thesis.
  • Art Historical: Students will demonstrate a contextual basis for their art through a study of the art history of diverse cultures, modern and contemporary art, and through the integration of this study in the hands-on process of art making.

Which department am I in?

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

Study options

Full Time (Minimum of 120 to 130 credits)

Tuition fees
US$23,084.00 per year
USD $11,542 per term for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 (subject to change)
Start date

Expected January 2020

Venue

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

1615 Stanley Street,

NEW BRITAIN,

Connecticut,

06050, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have completed secondary and post-secondary educational qualification.

For international students

Students must have secondary and post-secondary educational records. The three versions of the TOEFL that a prospective student may take are listed here with minimum acceptable scores: Internet: minimum score 61; Computer: minimum score 173; Paper: minimum score 500

The IELTS Exam is also accepted. A minimum band score of 5.5 is required

Find your nearest IELTS test centre and test dates

There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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