36 months
27295 CAD/year
5984 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Visual Arts from Lakehead University offers hands-on degree programs that develop both the technical and conceptual skills needed to transform ideas into art.

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Visual Arts  from Lakehead University  includes the study of art history and art theory, professional development, and outreach opportunities with local art galleries and creative organizations 


  • Curator
  • Fundraiser
  • Exhibit Designer
  • Set Designer
  • Arts Administrator
  • Community Engagement Coordinator
  • Writer/Journalist
  • Professional Artist
  • Gallery Director/Owner
  • Book Illustrator
  • Animator
  • Urban Designer
  • Art Therapist

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Prehistory to the Middle Ages
  • Renaissance to the Contemporary Period
  • Drawing 
  • Art
  • Painting 
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics 
  • Digital Image

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


90 alternative credits

90 - 120 


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful graduation from an academic secondary school program or equivalent  
  • Program specific prerequisite courses;
  • Equivalent of a minimum 70% overall final average

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    27295 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27295 CAD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    5984 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5984 CAD per year during 36 months.

International Tuition

  • Year 1&2: $27,295.00
  • Year 3&4: $26,522.50

National tuition:

  • 2nd year - $5,955.86
  • 3rd year - $5,915.30
  • 4th year - $5,398.29

Living costs for Thunder Bay

1149 - 1720 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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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