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 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.