visual arts department
The Department of Visual Arts is dedicated to producing artists of unique and creative thought and outstanding Christian faith. The program enables students to develop an understanding and appreciation for the history and the modern impact of art, to acquire a broad experience in the creative use of methods and materials, and to obtain confidence in their ability to integrate their faith, knowledge and creativity under professors who have the knowledge and experience to put students on a path to success.
Visual arts majors may pursue degrees in
Minor concentrations are also available in graphic design and fine arts. In addition, the Digital Media Arts department offers degrees in Animation, Film Production and Film Studies.
The program is diversified through visiting artists, on-campus gallery exhibits and field trips that expose students to cultural resources throughout the Midwest, including Chicago, Cincinnati, Indianapolis and Toledo. The Art Department also sponsors international art-study trips during the January Term on a biannual basis.