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B.A. On Campus

Visual Arts

University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)

48 months
24338 USD/year
24338 USD/year
8704 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degrees in Visual Arts at University of Maryland Baltimore County offer unique opportunities to investigate an array of courses in art history, animation, interactive forms, film, graphic design, photography, video, print media and foundation.

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The Foundation curriculum provides an interdisciplinary approach, an historical, theoretical perspective and conceptual context for twenty-first century artists, especially as it relates to the various media-art forms.

Program Overview

The BFA Degree requires 72 credit hours in visual arts coursework and provides a more in-depth program of study in six of our concentrations (Animation, Cinematic Arts, Graphic Design, Intermedia, Photography, and Print Media) while also creating the opportunity for interdisciplinary experimentation in other visual arts media. Students who intend to pursue graduate studies or professions in these areas of art should consider choosing this Visual Arts program at University of Maryland Baltimore County.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Visual Concepts I: Two Dimension
  • Visual Concepts II: Camera Vision
  • Visual Concepts III: Three-dimensional Form, Space and Interaction
  • Visual Concepts IV: Time-based Media
  • Drawing I: Beginning Drawing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed UMBC Undergraduate Admissions Application
  • A $75 nonrefundable application fee.
  • An official or attested copy of your current high school transcript/academic record including an English translation.
  • Official results of completion of state/national secondary school examinations.
  • A final high school transcript/leaving certificate upon completion of your senior year.
  • All non-native English speakers must submit official test scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24338 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12169 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    24338 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12169 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8704 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4352 USD per semester during 48 months.


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