Degrees and Programs

2014 graduates

The Department of Art at the University of Nevada, Reno offers graduate and undergraduate degree programs in a range of fine art emphases: art history, book & publication arts, ceramics, digital media, drawing, graphic design, painting, photography and videography, printmaking, and sculpture.

Minor in Art

Students majoring in another field at the University may minor in art by completing one of the following specializations: art history, book & publication arts, ceramics, digital media, drawing, graphic design, painting, photography and videography, printmaking, and sculpture.

Bachelor of Arts in Art

The department offers a diverse program of undergraduate instruction in both art history and studio art. The major options include art history, ceramics, digital media, drawing, painting, photography and videography, printmaking, and sculpture.

Bachelor of Fine Arts

The Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree program is an interdisciplinary professional undergraduate studio offering. It provides a foundation to become professional practicing artists or pursue graduate study.

Master of Fine Arts

The Master of Fine Arts program is an interdisciplinary professional degree that incorporates a comprehensive background in the fine arts, as well as advanced development in areas of studio specialization.

Minor in Art History

The Department of Art offers a minor program of undergraduate instruction in art history.

Bachelor of Arts in Art History

History of Art students learn about a variety of periods and topics whose content focuses primarily on Western art.