About this program
The Bachelor of Arts in studio arts at Metropolitan State University gives students the opportunity to cultivate their creativity while developing marketable skills.
A core curriculum in drawing, painting, and digitally-based arts is supplemented by other media and techniques, community-based internships, and coursework in related disciplines.
Under the guidance of accomplished arts faculty with national and international exhibition histories, students will prepare for graduate school and/or careers in the visual arts.
Program Student Learning Outcome 1: apply language common to the visual arts. More specifically, students will be able to: a. demonstrate comprehension of art vocabulary b. produce various types of written documents that support their ideas Program Student Learning Outcome 2: produce a cohesive body of art or craft. More specifically, students will be able to: a. compile a suite of works that have formal and/or conceptual similarities b. assemble a digital portfolio Program Student Learning Outcome 3: generate documents designed for the creative arts industry. More specifically, students will be able to: a. write artists’ statement that address the form and content of their work b. create exhibition resumes that highlight their creative achievements