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Visual, Performing, and Media Arts

Visual, Performing, and Media Arts Programs

Whether you paint or draw, whether you are a photographer or a Photoshopper, we can channel your right brain into the right program. Design is much more than just decoration; it is more important than ever before. Creative thinkers are the rockstars of web design, branding, industrial design and even in the business world.

This curriculum is designed for individuals who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a baccalaureate degree program in the Visual Arts with a major in cinema, film or media production.

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The curriculum is designed for individuals who seek full-time employment in the graphic design field. The occupational objectives include graphic designer, art director, illustrator, production artist, package designer, and web content developer, among others in the graphic design marketplace.

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The Interior Design program prepares students to become assistant designers or interior design technicians.

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The Associate of Arts degree curriculum in Music offers an emphasis in fine arts. The Associate of Arts degree curriculum may be used by students who wish to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the Bachelor of Arts degree in Music.

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The Music Recording Technology curriculum is designed for persons who desire to set up their own studio or seek employment as music recording technicians.

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The curriculum is designed to prepare students for diverse career options within the field of photography and digital imaging.

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This studio-arts intensive curriculum is designed for students who seek transfer into a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) program or similar baccalaureate program in fine arts at a college or university.

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This program is designed to meet the needs of individuals seeking to further develop skills in acting, directing, arts management, technical theatre, and theatre scholarship.

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