Art B.A.

Department of Art & Design

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COMBINE AND CONQUER. Combine your passion for art with a minor or second major in another area of study to prepare for a job you'll enjoy.

The B.A. in Art program provides study in art coupled with another area of study to reflect the student’s professional and personal goals. The B.A. requires a second major or minor in a different area, selected by the student in conjunction with their academic advisor.

Past majors have selected study in areas such as Business, Psychology, Anthropology, Chemistry, Communication and others to assemble a portfolio of specific skillsets enabling them to pursue diverse careers, including Art Therapy, Museum and Gallery work, Art Restoration and Arts Administration.

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UMD Art and Design is accredited by NASAD,
the National Association of Schools of Art and Design,
11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 2
Reston, VA 20190-5248, 703-437-0700,