Art, MA

This is the first version of the 2024–25 General Catalog. Please check back regularly for changes. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

Learning Outcomes

Students will:

  • demonstrate proficiency in critical thinking and conceptual problem solving within the particular focus and practice of their field;
  • demonstrate a personal vocabulary, approach, and vision in creative work;
  • demonstrate knowledge of historical, social, and cultural perspectives in relation to visual art and design;
  • demonstrate technical proficiency in relation to the tools, techniques, and materials used in their field; and
  • develop a professional package that includes a curriculum vitae/résumé, statement about their work, images of their work, and prepare materials (i.e., teaching and research statement, online portfolio, etc.) for specific careers as a professional emerging artist/designer or in teaching, art, or design-related positions.