What will I learn?

The B.A. in Art provides the same foundation in art making through its Core studio courses that B.F.A. students receive along with additional upper level studio courses to further hone the student’s artistic skills. It encourages an interdisciplinary approach with many students earning a minor or second major from departments across the college and university. The B.A. provides an opportunity for students to develop highly personal portfolios that can incorporate art and design with work from other disciplines with very marketable e B.A. also reflects developments in Fine Art involving more socially engaged art practices, technology or performance based work as well as artworks premised on academic research


  • Ceramics
  • Design
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Sculpture
  • Typography


  • Art Director
  • Art Teacher
  • Commercial Artist
  • Museum Exhibition Director

What's special about this program?

The B.A. in Art provides students with the same core experience as the B.F.A while leaving room for students to pursue interests in other departments. Thinking visually and problem solving skills give students an advantage in a number of fields in an economy that continues to put an emphasis on creative thinking and adaptability.

Get involved

  • Artist Network Initiative
  • Photography Club
  • Printing Revolution
  • StuArt
  • TEDxUD
  • The Review
  • UDress Magazine

Which department am I in?

College of Arts and Sciences

Study options

Full Time (Minimum of 124 credits)

Tuition fees
US$34,160.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

10 February 2020


College of Arts and Sciences

University of Delaware,

4 Kent Way,



19716, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants to the University must be graduates of accredited secondary schools or have equivalent credentials.

For international students

Applicants to the University must be graduates of accredited secondary schools or have equivalent credentials. The University of Delaware requires an overall band score of a 6.5 or higher on the IELTS and a 90 on the TOEFL iBT.

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About this uni

The University of Delaware seeks to recruit the next wave of student pioneers who are eager to make a positive impact on the world.

  • Main campus is located in Newark, Delaware
  • Seven academic colleges with many diverse programs
  • Nationally recognized for its high graduation rate
  • One of the most respected ESL programs in the U.S.