The Mass Media concentration in Mass Communication prepares students to pursue careers in the ever-changing world of converged media. Mass Media majors learn how to navigate the worlds of print, broadcast, and digital media through theoretical perspectives and with hands-on activities.
The Bachelor of Fine Arts with an Arts Education concentration prepares students for careers as Art Teachers in pre-kindergarten through grade twelve. These students are prepared in a wide variety of media, but with an emphasis on utilizing their artistic skills to assist children to develop their artistic vision. Students are prepared in the aspects of producing art, critiquing art, art history, and aesthetics through a critical pedagogic philosophy.
The Bachelor of Fine Arts with a concentration in Graphic Design prepares students for careers in the fields of design, graphic design, typography, layout, publication and corporate image design, or fields in which these skills are applicable. Studies are grounded in traditional studio skills, but are augmented through state of the art digital facilities and real world experiences.
The Bachelor of Fine Arts with a studio concentration is the professional undergraduate degree in the visual arts. It prepares students to make images in a wide variety of media and also focuses study on one of the traditional studio disciplines. Students with this degree are prepared for careers as gallery artists, studio sales, artist assistants, and for further study in graduate school. The students face rigorous studio training, with a focus on exhibiting their artwork at professional venues.