Department of Art
No matter what your ultimate career goals are, the degrees in the Department of Art at MSU Denver offer you the flexibility of diverse options as you train to become an innovative creative professional.
Whether you are interested in being a professional artist, designer, educator, researcher, or creative entrepreneur, you will learn traditional tools of art production and research as well as innovative approaches to art and design. Students at MSU Denver respond critically to visual culture in a variety of contexts and work independently and collaboratively to develop thoughtful and reasoned outcomes.
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The Studio Foundations coursework presents a wide variety of textural, tactile, and physical processes and materials relevant to all areas of emphasis.
Integrated Media is a pool of thematic-based electives supported by the Department of Art to provide a broad base of technical and conceptual skills that can be applied to a wide range of creative activities, not specific to one particular concentration.
The Individualized Degree Program (IDP) offers students the opportunity to design specific, interdisciplinary degree programs to meet educational goals not met by other majors or minors at the College.
The Department of Art offers the opportunity for all students to explore their artistic side. Non-art majors are welcome in any art history course for which they meet all prerequisites, or explore the studio art options for non-majors.
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If you are interested in pursuing a BFA in the Department of Art, be familiar with the portfolio requirements.