The impulse to create images and objects emerges for different reasons: communication, commerce, personal expression, and more. Courses offered in studio arts allow students of various skill levels to examine the history of art and craft, sharpen critical thinking skills, and explore the possibilities of the sometimes instinctive and elusive creative process.


Study within the field of studio arts develops skills such as:

  • Critical Thinking and Analysis
  • Creativity

Complementary  Majors

A Studio Arts minor is also an excellent complement for liberal arts students who are majoring in:

  • Liberal Arts
  • Theater
  • Screenwriting
  • Creative Writing

Professional Programs

A minor in studio arts is particularly appropriate for students in professional programs such as:

  • Marketing
  • Advertising
  • Architecture

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