WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Degrees Awarded: B.A., B.S. or B.F.A.

The Visual Arts program at Northern Kentucky University is a community of students and teachers committed to the advancement of creative expression and scholarly research in the visual arts. The nationally recognized faculty enable and encourage innovation, social engagement, and critical thinking with a hands-on approach.

Students can select from the following tracks:

  • Art Education
  • Art History
  • Pre-Art Therapy
  • Studio Arts

CAREER PATHS

The Visual Arts Program provides students with many resources to help them succeed:

  • Learn how participate in and get the most out of your advising sessions.
  • Read our Computer and Camera Recommendations sections to learn more about choosing the proper equipment for your area of study. 
  • Check out our facilities section to learn more about where you will be creating art in a hands-on environment.
  • Explore study abroad opportunities in our International Programs section.
  • Get involved in our Multicultural Programs that add to the richness and diversity of the region.

NKU'S SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

Created in July 2015 the School of the Arts combines Dance, Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts to bring unparalleled artistic opportunities to current and future students.

Housed within the College of Arts and Sciences, SOTA will allow students to pioneer new frontiers in arts education across multiple disciplines.

 SOTA WEBSITE

Program Contact Information

Matthew Albritton
Program Head, Visual Arts

(859) 572-5879
albrittonm@nku.edu