Bachelor's Degree in Studio Art

Department of Art and Design

Degree Description

The Lamar University Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art emphasizes the development of skills, concepts and creative sensitivities essential to the professional artist. You can choose from concentrations in painting and drawing, photography, printmaking and sculpture and ceramics. Watch the faculty interview to learn more about the program from the department chair, Donna Meeks.

Why Study Studio Art at Lamar?

Lamar University is an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design. The Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art at Lamar offers you the opportunity to work in spacious, creative environments, and you'll have access to our Mac labs any time you wish. You'll also have the chance to display your own works of art throughout the Art Building and the Dishman Museum on campus and to build a professional portfolio for your endeavors after graduation. 

Career Paths

Upon completion of the B.F.A. in Studio Arts at Lamar University, you may choose to pursue professional artistry or a career-related field, or you may continue your professional preparation in graduate study. Many students in the B.F.A. program in studio art pursue graduate study that leads to the Master of Fine Arts degree.

Primary Careers

Professional Artist, Private Art Teacher, Museum/Gallery Curator