B.F.A. On Campus

Studio Art and Design

University of Idaho

48 months
27576 USD/year
27576 USD/year
8340 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Studio Art and Design program from University of Idaho will challenge you to strengthen your creative voice as designer or professional artist and to hone your visual-material problem solving. In the Art + Design program, you will build professional, adaptable skills that will propel you into innovative careers. 


You will focus on developing your ideas and techniques with intensive faculty instruction, hands-on practice in the studio, and with real-world clients and service learning. You will become a strong, marketable visual thinker with opportunities in a wide variety of creative disciplines.

As a B.F.A. student in Studio Art and Design, you will get a strong foundation in art and design practices before focusing on one of the areas of emphasis: Painting, Graphic Design, Sculpture, Printmaking, Interaction Design, or Experience Design, Ceramics, or Drawing. The program features a year-long Senior Studio and exhibition of your personal work your final semester.

Degree Fit

This Studio Art and Design program from University of Idaho could be a good fit if you:

  • Have strong skills in art or design
  • Work well with technology
  • Are committed to your craft
  • Have a creative, expressive, curious personality

Career Outcomes

With this degree, you could become a/an:

  • Studio artist
  • Digital photographer
  • Advertising artist/designer
  • Exhibition Designer
  • Editorial Designer
  • Editorial Illustrator
  • Technical/Medical Illustrator
  • Commercial Illustrator
  • Web designer
  • Art educator
  • Art director
  • Creative Director
  • Creative Consultant
  • Mural/public artist
  • Printmaker/Screenprinter
  • Packaging Designer
  • Multimedia Design
  • User Interface (UI) Designer
  • User Experience (UX) Designer
  • Experience Designer
  • Concept Artist
  • Cartoonist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Integrated Art & Design Communication
  • Drawing 
  • Integrated Design Process 
  • Art Studio 
  • World Art & Culture 
  • Drawing for Design Thinking 
  • Design Process 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate applicants who have no previous work at the post-secondary level must have at least a 2.5 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) from a secondary school. Students must also meet the criteria for admission to university-level study in their home country.
  • An international application for admission.
  • Official secondary school transcripts identifying subjects taken, marks received and graduation date. If you have not yet graduated from your secondary school, a transcript showing all completed work may be accepted for early admission. External examination reports should be provided when applicable.
  • Official transcripts with subjects and marks received from any colleges or universities attended.
  • A statement of your activities if you've had a gap in education.
    • The ITI scholarship is automatically awarded at the time of acceptance to qualified students, and reduces international tuition from $27,876 (23,011 euro) to $12,810 (10,576 euro).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27576 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    27576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27576 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8340 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8340 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Moscow

750 - 1100 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


The Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) is an award for qualified new, first-time freshmen and transfer students pursuing their first bachelor’s degree in Fall and who meet the specific criteria. WUE students pay 150 percent of Idaho in-state tuition and fees and are not charged out-of-state tuition. WUE value is $15,066 per academic year.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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