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Art BA

Bachelor of Arts in Art

With a baccalaureate degree in Art, you will gain a deeper understanding of the artist's role in Western culture, along with the intellectual skills necessary to produce and critically evaluate artistic production. Students enrolled in this program can choose to focus on drawing and painting, ceramics, fiber arts, photography or graphic design.

Industry Highlights

The arts and culture industry creates about 5.7 million full-time jobs in the U.S. each year.

- American for the Arts

Career Opportunities

  • Fine Artistry
  • Creative Projects
  • Curatorial Work
  • Illustration
  • Private Education
  • Photographic Technician

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of internships, exhibition venues and contact with other artists in the Savannah area, along with the personalized education from qualified professors in an excellent academic environment.

NEWS:

Read More 49 Portraits Project: Armstrong Art Professor Honors Orlando's Pulse Victims

(September 8, 2016) – After the Pulse nightclub attack in Orlando that left 49 dead in June, Mia Merlin, a full-time lecturer of Art Appreciation and Foundations, felt helpless in the face of yet another national tragedy.

Read More Armstrong State University Signs Memorandum of Understanding With Ogeechee Technical College

(August 3, 2016) – Armstrong State University officials signed a memorandum of understanding with Ogeechee Technical College, located in Statesboro, Ga., on August 2, bridging the institution’s programs in Criminal Justice and Information Technology through a rigorous collection of major field courses.

Read More Armstrong English Professor Selected to Attend the Ernest J. Gaines Summer Scholar Institute

(June 28, 2016) – Dr. Carol Andrews, associate professor of English at Armstrong State University, was recently selected to attend the Ernest J. Gaines Center's 2016 National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute, held at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette from May 30 through June 24, 2016.

Read More Armstrong Professor Teresa Winterhalter Invited to Attend Japan Diplomatic Seminar

(June 9, 2016) – Armstrong English professor and Liberal Arts Associate Dean Teresa Winterhalter has been selected to participate in a two-week Japan Diplomatic Seminar in July as part of a grant sponsored by the American Association of State Colleges and Universities and the Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission.

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