Our liberal arts approach encourages students to develop their creative ambition in a personal and independent matter, while being supported by faculty that understand that creativity and guide it towards mature statements.
The Art Department offers four studio majors, conferring Bachelor of Arts degrees in Book Arts, Painting, Graphic Design, and Art Education, and minors in Art and Book Arts. Click here to see examples of student work from the SAU Art Department. (Requires Flash plug-in.)
Interested in Art History? The History Department offers a major and minor in Art History.
Bachelor of Arts for all Majors in Art
ART 100, 203, 207, 303 and AH 250, 251; plus any 300-level art history course with the exception of AH 320 Adv. Topics: Comics or AH 320 Adv. Topics: Mythic Image. Full admission to the Art Major is granted if the following criteria are met: cumulative GPA of 2.7; major GPA 3.0. All Art coursework must be a C or above. Students must receive a B or above in ART 203, 207 and 251.
ART 100 and 15 additional credits of art.