Whether your passion is photography or mixed media sculpture, Catholic University's Department of Art offers a wealth of opportunities for you to express your creativity. As a studio art major at Catholic University, you will develop your skills as an artist while receiving a broad introduction to the theory, practice, history, and appreciation of the arts.

In your major classes, you will study the fundamentals of design, drawing, composition, and art history. Your studio art education will be informed by the liberal arts and humanities, as you learn to understand the deeper beauty of all things around you.

The combination of your artistic and liberal arts background will ensure your success in a number of areas after you graduate from the program.