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

Programs in the School of Design include Graphic Design and Industrial Design.

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School of Film

Programs include Animation, Film + Animation, Film + Video, Film Design + Production, and Photo + Film Media.

Illustration studio

CAMD College-Wide Programs

Programs include the new BFA in Game Art, Illustration and Design, Art + Technology.

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CAMD Core Studies

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

Exquisite Corpse Assignment

University Common Curriculum

Cross-university curriculum that emphasizes interdisciplinary thinking and collaborative processes.

Graduate Degree Programs

Master's degrees in Art Education, Museum Studies, Visual Arts, Music or Industrial Design.

Minors

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

Art Therapy Concentration

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

College of Performing Arts

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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.

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CPA Core Studies

The CPA Core creates a pathway of shared study for students during their four years in the College of Performing Arts.

Exquisite Corpse Assignment

University Common Curriculum

Cross-university curriculum that emphasizes interdisciplinary thinking and collaborative processes.

Graduate Degree Programs

Master's degrees in Art Education, Museum Studies, Visual Arts, Music or Industrial Design.

Minors

Choose from Business, Entrepreneurship & Technology, Music, Musical Theater 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.

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Creative Writing

Provides an unmatched opportunity to focus on the craft of writing in an inspiring and unique artistic environment.

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Writing for Film + Television

Fulfill your passion for visual storytelling, story structure and character development.

Exquisite Corpse Assignment

University Common Curriculum

Cross-university curriculum that emphasizes interdisciplinary thinking and collaborative processes.

Student writing

Minors

Minors include Creative Writing, History of Visual Arts, Philosophy & Religion, and Screenwriting.