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Fine Arts

Studio Art

A sound liberal arts background is critical to succeed as an artist. That’s why our program helps prepare you in visual creativity, as well as interpersonal and group communication – all so you can achieve a better understanding of the arts, civilization, religion, languages, literature, philosophy, government, and geography.

  • Small class sizes
  • Course that cover traditional and innovative cultures, trends, and media
  • Positive learning environment that promotes your development and growth as an artist
  • Opportunities to explore your talents and display work in a $6.2 million, 41,000-square-foot fine arts facility
  • A computer design lab, three equipped studios, and 2-D and 3-D classroom labs that include an adjustable potter’s wheel and a separate room housing four electric kilns.
PERSONALIZE YOUR PROGRAM

Directed studio experience and independent study courses are available and designed to meet individual needs of upper level art students.

Gain real-life experience – all before your graduate.


Internships

Obtain work experience and make informed career choices through supervised internships of a semester or more in length.


Employment Options
  • Art Director
  • Fashion Designer
  • Art Appraiser
  • Illustrator
  • Police Artist
  • Model Maker

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98%

Placement Rate1Rate based University of Jamestown 2018 bachelor’s degree graduates 1

47K-101K

Expected salary range for an
Artist2Based on data from “FOCUS 2 CAREER 2



COURSEWORK


Course

Title (credits)
Art 111 Drawing I (3)
Art 112 Design (3)
Art 209 Figure Drawing (3)
Art 210 Art History I (3)
Art 211 Art History II (3)
Mus Two approved music courses (6)
Thea Two approved theatre courses (6)

Course

Title (credits)
Art 302 Printmaking (3)
Art 309 Painting (3)
Art 398 Sculpture or Ceramics (3)
Art 399 Directed Studio Exprience (3)
Art 498 Senior Thesis Exibition (3)

Total Semester Credits Required: 38




OURPeople
Sharon Cox
Sharon Cox, MFA
Department Chair
Associate Professor
701-252-3467 ext. 5643
cox@uj.edu
Committed to helping you succeed — both in and out of the classroom



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