Art Education & Art History

The BFA in Art Education and Art History double major program will provide an opportunity for students who want to expand the scope of their respective programs to include more depth of knowledge, aesthetic/historical perspective and both practical and creative artistic and pedagogical skills that will open up professional paths in the future – in both the fields of Art Education and Art History.



Art Education & Art History Double Major Degree

The BFA Art History & Art Education double major will prepare students to become consummate Art Educators. This program will develop knowledge and skills in three areas of study:

  • History of art and architecture – the ability to analyze theories, historical narratives, criticism and cultural perspectives
  • Art Education Pedagogical theories and strategies -= the ability to develop lessons and curricula both traditional and innovative
  • Creative and technical artmaking – the ability to develop an art portfolio showing depth and breadth of art skills.

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Liberal Arts

The Liberal Arts Program provides students with a holistic education covering the arts, humanities, and sciences. Courses highlight connections between the subject of study and the major fields of art and design, providing context to the larger world of art and design.

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The Foundations curriculum heightens perception and understanding of visual structure through the study of drawing, modeling of form, value structure, perspective principles, color, and design theory.

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