Colleges, Schools & Divisions

The University of the Arts offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programs through our six Schools and our Division of Liberal Arts. In addition to those programs, undergraduates can take advantage of a number of enriching Academic Opportunities, including our Honors Program, many Study Abroad options, and internships and other experiential learning opportunities.

College of Art, Media & Design

Painting studio

School of Art

Programs include Craft & Material Studies, Interdisciplinary Fine Arts, Photo + Film Media and Photography.

Graphic Design class

School of Design

Choose from Graphic Design, Industrial Design and Web Development & Interaction Design.

School of Film

Programs in the School of Film include Animation, Film + Animation, Film & Video, Film Design & Production and Photo + Film Media.

Illustration studio

CAMD College-Wide Programs

College-Wide Programs build bridges between disciplines and create opportunities for new synergies to emerge.

Students in the classroom

CAMD Core Studies

Students in the College of Art, Media & Design meet in Core Studies studio courses to create, explore and experiment.

Charlette Hove BFA '12 ( Multidisciplinary Fine Arts)

University Common Curriculum

Emphasizes interdisciplinary thinking and collaborative processes as a cross-university curriculum for all undergrads.

Graduate Degree Programs

Earn a master's degree in Arts Education, Museum Studies, Visual Arts, Music or Industrial Design.

Minors

Choose from Game Design, Typography, Web Design, Photography, Book Arts, Figurative Illustration, Animation and others.

Art Therapy Concentration

This concentration offers CAMD students a chance to explore another career option.

College of Performing Arts

Dance Students 2012

School of Dance

The School of Dance's groundbreaking curriculum prepares students for the professional world of dance.

Ira Brind School of Theater Arts

Acting; Directing, Playwriting & Production; Film Design & Production; Musical Theater; and Theater Design & Technology.

School of Music

Jazz and American contemporary music are the foundations of the University's School of Music.

Charlette Hove BFA '12 ( Multidisciplinary Fine Arts)

University Common Curriculum

Emphasizes interdisciplinary thinking and collaborative processes as a cross-university curriculum for all undergrads.

Graduate Degree Programs

Earn a master's degree in Arts Education, Museum Studies, Visual Arts, Music or Industrial Design.

Minors

Choose from Business, Entrepreneurship & Technology, Music, Musical Theater, E-Music or Music Education.

Division of Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts Core

A strong foundation in the Liberal Arts is the cornerstone of a University of the Arts education.

Underground Pool reading

Creative Writing

The BFA in Creative Writing provides an unmatched opportunity to focus on the craft of writing in an inspiring and unique artistic environment.

Film & Media Studies

BA program combining studio courses in film, animation and writing with intensive study of the history, aesthetics and social implications of film.

Charlette Hove BFA '12 ( Multidisciplinary Fine Arts)

University Common Curriculum

Emphasizes interdisciplinary thinking and collaborative processes as a cross-university curriculum for all undergrads.

Student writing

Minors

Minors in the Liberal Arts Division include Art History, Philosophy & Religion, and Creative Writing.