Program Options

The graphic design emphasis will prepare you for a career in art's biggest growth areas-web design and motion graphics. Several students have produced award-winning projects in professional competitions at at area, state, and Midwest region levels.

In the fine art studio emphasis you'll explore design, drawing, sculpture, painting, ceramics, printmaking, photography, and graphic design.

If teaching and art are your passions, an education emphasis will prepare you for a career as an art teacher. You can combine art courses with education courses to gain teaching certification for either elementary or secondary education. For more information, request the education information sheet.

The art history emphasis allows you to dive deeper into art history. The multimedia background it offers will open up a world of ideas and techniques that will help form your ideas about "good" or "Christian" art, and it will give you a better understanding of the aesthetic and cultural dimensions of life.

Our innovative pre-architecture program prepares students for a master of architecture program and a career as a licensed architect. Complete a B.A. degree from Dordt in art to prepare you for graduate-level accredited architecture programs. A separate pre-architecture information sheet is available on request.