Welcome to the Department of Art

The Department of Art is an inclusive learning environment that promotes creativity and scholarship, and mirrors the wide range of cultural, artistic and scholarly interests in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Study with Us

Bachelor of Arts in Art

The 46-unit Bachelor of Arts in Art degree program provides innovative and rigorous concentrations in art education, art history, studio art, and art history/studio art.

Master of Fine Arts in Art

The 60-unit Master of Fine Arts in Art degree program is designed to provide professional competency for the student pursuing a career as an artist including working in a range of public roles.

Minor in Art

The 24-unit Minor in Art is offered for students who wish to pursue a secondary interest in art on a structured basis.

Master of Arts in Art History

The 30-unit Master of Arts in Art History is designed to provide professional training for the student preparing to enter a doctoral program or to work in jobs requiring a master's level of work in art history.

Get Involved

Fine Arts Gallery

The Fine Arts Gallery is provides students the opportunity to exhibit and work in a professional gallery environment.

Martin Wong Gallery

The Martin Wong Gallery provides undergraduate artists the opportunity to exhibit visual works, in a professional context.

Study Abroad

Study abroad for a year or semester while earning resident credit towards your major, minor or general education requirements.

Activities and Events

Self-portrait of Leo D. Stillwell

27th Annual Stillwell Student Exhibition

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 to Thursday, December 4, 2014
Fine Arts Building, Fine Arts Gallery