What You Will Learn
What Is The Fine Art Degree?
The Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art is housed within the College of Arts and Humanities. This program is committed to providing a core foundation in visual art concepts, skills, and processes. We seek to challenge students to think critically and consider historical perspectives. This program provides the opportunity to develop and assess a composed portfolio of work within the students area of specialization.
What Will I Learn In This Program?
- Identifying and analyzing visual arts concepts and vocabulary in critiques and discussions
- Applying principles of design, color and design concepts in a variety of studio media
- Developing, conceptualizing and completing works of art
- Ability to place works of art in a historical, cultural and stylistic context
- Develop a professional artists statement and a substantive portfolio of finished work
What Courses Will I Take?
The Academic Advising Center has created maps that are term-by-term sample course schedules based on the current Undergraduate Catalog. On each Degree Map, the milestones listed to the right of each term are designed to keep students on track to graduate in four years.
What Resources Are Available To Me?
- College Art Association
- Arkansas Arts Council
- Crystal Bridges Museum
- Arkansas Arts Center
- The Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
- The River Valley Arts Center
Additional Resources Specifically for Tech Students:
Where Might I Find A Job After Graduating From This Program?
Positions within the art field vary from fine art production in a wide range of media including Ceramics, Drawing, Painting and Printmaking to arts management positions in in museums and gallery settings working as curators, exhibition managers, sales and education.
Where can I get more information about the Fine Art Degree?
For more information about the Fine Art degree and requirements, see the program within the College of Arts and Humanities catalog.