Bachelor Programs in Creative Arts

Compare 6 Bachelor Programs in Creative Arts

Taken following completion of secondary education or an associate’s degree, a bachelor’s degree is an undergraduate program that typically requires 60 to 90 credit hours to complete. Most programs broadly review a single discipline, but more focused degree plans may be available at different institutions.

What is a Bachelor in Creative Arts? The field of creative arts is an extensive discipline that may encompass several specialties, including visual arts, drama, music, film and television, and writing. Regardless of specialization, most programs provide students with a thorough historical and cultural background in the fine arts and the opportunity for hands-on learning in the tools most prevalent in contemporary arts. Learners who pursue a specialty probe deeply into their chosen medium, engaging with materials on an increasingly critical and analytical level as they develop their education.

On top of their natural propensity for creativity, students holding a Bachelor in Creative Arts can learn a variety of soft skills, software skills, and art commercialization techniques. Graduates with these abilities are well prepared to flourish inside and outside of professional studios as both managers and artists.

Bursar offices are frequently available to assist students with budgeting for their bachelor’s degree. Since no two programs are identical, students should contact each school of interest individually for tuition information.

A Bachelor in Creative Arts offers rich career fields for graduates, some of which may not be directly within the fine arts industry. Typical career tracks include illustrators, graphic designers, photographers, writers, museum educators, museum curators, art coordinators, and marketing managers. Education is also a popular field for holders of this degree, and many students find their fine art skills in high demand within locally based art institutions and nonprofit organizations.

Students have a variety of attendance options around the world for a Bachelor in Creative Arts, and some programs may provide the option for an entirely online education experience. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Bachelor in Applied Creative Thinking

Eastern Kentucky University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Richmond

Through applied creative thinking, students learn many concepts that will allow them to be successful in the classroom and competitive in the workplace. [+]

Degree Options

Minor in Applied Creative Thinking

Who Would be Interested in Creative Thinking?

All students at E.K.U. will find applied creative thinking beneficial to their major. Applied creative thinking encourages students to pursue multiple paths, through innovation, experimentation, and design thinking, to answer questions, solve problems and develop new solutions.

Why Creative Thinking?

Through applied creative thinking, students learn many concepts that will allow them to be successful in the classroom and competitive in the workplace, including:

Perception shift: looking at problems from multiple angles Re-learn/unlearn: re-examining a normal approach to a problem Question: examining a problem with persistence Play: experimenting with ideas in a safe environment Collaborate: getting feedback on ideas and revising as necessary What Are the Requirements to be Admitted to the Program? ... [-]

Bachelor in Ceramics

Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 Jamaica Kingston

Ceramics provides students with the opportunity to develop as studio artists and designers for industrial products; introducing a range of possibilities for working with clay. [+]

Bachelor in Ceramics

Ceramics provides students with the opportunity to develop as studio artists and designers for industrial products; introducing a range of possibilities for working with clay. Students have the option of specializing in studio ceramics, multimedia ceramics or ceramic sculpture. Areas of emphasis are experimentation, as well as strong critical and technical skills.

ADMISSIONS CRITERIA:

Minimum FIVE (5) CXC subjects with grades 1 to 3 (grade 3 after 1998) or minimum FIVE (5) G.C.E. ‘O’ Level with grades A to C. Be at least 17 years old at the time of admission. English Language at the CXC/G.C.E. Level (or equivalent) is compulsory for all applicants. Visual Arts at the CXC/ G.C.E. Level (or equivalent) is advantageous to applicants. PORTFOLIO: Applicants are required to submit a portfolio of original work for evaluation. The portfolio should consist of not less than fifteen (15) pieces of recent artwork, i.e., drawings were done from observation, including landscape, still life, self-portrait or figure drawing. Slides or photographs are accepted from overseas applicants. ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT: Applicants whose native language is not English must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Applicants can register for the TOEFL examinations at www.ets.org/toefl. [-]

Bachelor in Sculpture

Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 Jamaica Kingston

Students enrolled in sculpture are exposed to traditional approaches such as modeling, carving and constructing, as well as the possibilities of contemporary modes of three-dimensional expression. [+]

Bachelor in Sculpture

Students enrolled in sculpture are exposed to traditional approaches such as modeling, carving and constructing, as well as the possibilities of contemporary modes of three-dimensional expression. Emphasis is placed on independent thinking, as well as strong critical and technical skills. Technical workshops in metal, wood, casting and digital imagery are mandatory for Sculpture majors.

ADMISSIONS CRITERIA:

Minimum FIVE (5) CXC subjects with grades 1 to 3 (grade 3 after 1998) or minimum FIVE (5) G.C.E. ‘O’ Level with grades A to C. Be at least 17 years old at the time of admission. English Language at the CXC/G.C.E. Level (or equivalent) is compulsory for all applicants. Visual Arts at the CXC/ G.C.E. Level (or equivalent) is advantageous to applicants. PORTFOLIO: Applicants are required to submit a portfolio of original work for evaluation. The portfolio should consist of not less than fifteen (15) pieces of recent artwork, i.e., drawings done from observation, including landscape, still life, self-portrait or figure drawing. Slides or photographs are accepted from overseas applicants. ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT: Applicants whose native language is not English must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Applicants can register for the TOEFL examinations at www.ets.org/toefl. [-]

Bachelor of Ceramics (BFA)

NSCAD University - Nova Scotia College of Art and Design
Campus Full time September 2019 Canada Halifax Regional Municipality Hamilton

The Ceramics program is designed to give you an understanding of vessel, sculptural, and architectural ceramics. As you explore these elements you will examine the relationships between design [+]

Bachelor of Fine Arts - Ceramics

The Ceramics program is designed to give you an understanding of vessel, sculptural, and architectural ceramics. As you explore these elements you will examine the relationships between design, materials, color, process, and techniques. An awareness of historical and contemporary issues in ceramics and their relationship with other discourses (such as fine art, design, and architecture) will help to develop an informed perspective on your work.

NSCAD Ceramics graduates have established successful international studio practices that contribute to the profile of Canadian ceramics.

Our graduates are writers, critics, curators, arts administrators in galleriesand museums, and designers for industry. Many go on to study in prestigious graduate programs and teach in colleges/universities across North America.... [-]


Arts license

West Catholic University - Université Catholique de l’Ouest
Campus Full time 6 semesters September 2019 France Angers

Such training provides access to many professions where artistic sensitivity, intellectual curiosity, critical thinking and practical ability are required. [+]

TRAINING OBJECTIVES

The purpose of the license Visual Arts is to enable students to: - gain a solid general culture in the great artistic periods and concepts for supplying artistic practice - master the methods to artistic practice ( aesthetics, pluralistic approaches) through workshops and workshops - to develop transferable skills-based merging of knowledge and preparation for professional integration, through specialized courses, methodological lessons and courses.

Such training provides access to many professions where artistic sensitivity, intellectual curiosity, critical thinking and practical ability are required.

+ THE TRAINING

A student encouraged to become author of his training, through: - the choice of his career (16 minor elective) - the choice of opening additional teachings - his choice of internship sites (1 year internship training ) and international mobility (ability to perform a semester abroad) - the specialization of the professional preparation module project (PEP or PEP +).... [-]


Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art

Northern Arizona University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Flagstaff

This degree takes advantage of N.A.U.’s studio facilities to accustom students to working in studio environments. Students will learn important techniques, analysis of materials, planning, critique, global influences, and more. [+]

Available Emphasis Areas:

Ceramics - Emphasis Painting - Emphasis Printmaking - Emphasis Sculpture - Emphasis

This degree takes advantage of N.A.U.’s studio facilities to accustom students to working in studio environments. Students will learn important techniques, analysis of materials, planning, critique, global influences, and more.

What Can I Do with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art?

Every artist soars on two wings—imagination and craft. If you can imagine angels yearning to fly, we can help you set them free. Join one of our programs in ceramics, painting, printmaking, or sculpture and see where your talent can take you.

Develop your craft in small classes that guarantee close interaction with faculty. Our studio facilities provide all you'll need to make art--except your personal vision. Study the masters, explore critical scholarship, and create visual objects in a variety of media. Build self-confidence with a required one-person exhibition, presentation, and oral defense. You'll graduate prepared for the life of a working artist or for careers in art-related fields. Our balanced program of study will also fully prepare you for graduate study.... [-]