Academic Catalog



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Office Telephone: (757) 683-4047

Students enrolled in Art Department classes will be expected to acquire mastery in studio skills, research skills, critical thinking, and problem solving  as they become valuable contributors to the world of visual culture. A BFA can be earned in various studio majors as well as Art Education. The BA is an option in Art History and Visual Studies. Minors are also available in Art History, Print Media, Studio Art Photography, Studio Arts, and the Designed World.