Art and Art History

Overview

The Department of Art and Art History’s internationally recognized research programs (Visual Communication, Emerging Media, Film and Video, Intermedia, Glass, 3D Studio, 2D Studio, Photography, Art History, Art Education) provide outstanding undergraduate and graduate training in theoretical, experimental and applied art, design and new media.

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Degrees

  • Art - BFA, BA, MFA
  • Art Education - BFA
  • Art History - BA

What Will I Learn?

  • Visual communication (Graphic Design, Web Design, App Design, Game Design and Illustration)
  • Emerging media
  • Film and video (Filmmaking, Animation-2D/3D, and Screenwriting)
  • Clay
  • Drawing
  • Intermedia
  • Glass
  • Painting
  • Printmaking
  • Sculpture
  • Photography
  • Art history
  • Art education

Example Courses

  • Art Appreciation
  • Three-Dimensional Design
  • The Art of Nonwestern Traditions
  • Digital Media
  • Typography
  • Visual Communication Foundation
  • The Early Renaissance
  • Impressionism

All Major Courses

Career Opportunities

  • Art Teacher
  • Higher Education Lecturer
  • Illustrator
  • Photographer
  • Exhibition Designer
  • Art Dealer
  • Archivist
  • Printmaker
  • Animator
  • Commercial Art Gallery Manager
  • Museum/Gallery curator
  • Graphic Designer
  • Web/App Designer

OUR UNDERGRADUATES EARN ON AVERAGE *

$33,882

1st year

$45,419

5th year

$53,752

10th year

* Texas median earnings, according to SeekUT (2017)

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Contact Department

Website:
Art and Art History

Phone:
817-272-2891

Address:
335 Fine Arts Building