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Fine Arts Program

Welcome to the NOVA Alexandria Fine Arts Program!

The Fine Arts Program is committed to quality education, stressing mastery of foundation skills, creative problem solving and life long learning.

Faculty and student works are featured each year in the Tyler Teaching Gallery.

State of the art facilities include studios, classrooms of the future, a pottery facility and more. Check us out!

Student art works are displayed each semester in art hallways and the Tyler Teaching Gallery.


The Fine Arts Program offers two degrees, courses supporting Communication Design and Photography Degree Curriculum requirements, and courses for students wishing to enroll for purposes of self-enrichment.

Curriculum Requirements

Entry into Fine Arts requires a satisfactory aptitude in visual art. Applicants may be required to submit a portfolio for placement.


Fine Arts offers an Associate of Arts with a major in Fine Arts for students wishing to transfer to a four-year institution and an Associate in Applied Arts with a major in Fine Arts for students seeking employment upon graduation or transfer to a four year arts school.


Fine Arts includes state of the art classroom of the future lecture room, drawing and painting studios, mixed media studio, well equipped pottery facilities and professional matting facility.