Aims of the Studio Art department at Hendrix College for the general student and the major:
- Acquire the necessary technical and methodological skills to make visually engaging works of art.
- Gain knowledge in the theory, history and philosophy of art
- Excel at conducting research in art history
- Communicate effectively about art in both written and verbal forms
- Learn to refine, revise, and think critically about their work and that of their peers
- Understand their work within the context of art history and contemporary art practice
- Attain the ability and confidence to articulate their unique point of view verbally and through writing
The department does not differentiate between goals for the art major, the art minor, or non-art majors. The majority of students taking courses in the department are not art majors but are interested in the study of art or taking courses in the art department to fulfill one of the College’s general education requirements and/or learning domains.
A student taking courses in the art department from Hendrix College. will be exposed to most, if not all, of the above stated goals.However studio majors advancing through the department’s coursework include the goals above and the following three:
- Display professionalism in the documentation and presentation of their work
- Attain the skills and knowledge to pursue a professional career or an advanced degree in studio art or art history
- Gain the tough mindedness, critical independence, and studio dedication needed to be lifelong practicing artists.
Officially accredited/recognized by the The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Hendrix College (HC) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Methodist (United Methodist Church - www.gbhem.org) religion. Hendrix College (HC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.
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- Beginning Drawing
- Western Art History Survey: Prehistory through Medieval
- Western Art History: Renaissance through 20th Century
- Practicum : Professional Development
- Practicum: Studio Art
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesVisual Arts Art History Liberal Arts View 1968 other Masters in Visual Arts in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Complete the Common Application online for free. You may access the Common Application and other required application materials at www.hendrix.edu/apply . Students from Jiangsu Province in China may use the application provided by JESIE.
- Submit an essay or personal statement in English. You will find instructions on the actual application form.
- Submit one official copy of transcripts from all secondary and post-secondary academic work translated into English. Transcripts must reflect the school’s seal and be signed by the appropriate school official. The transcripts should be uploaded via the Common Application or sent to Hendrix directly from the school in a sealed envelope.
International33000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 33000 USD per year during 48 months.
National33000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 33000 USD per year during 48 months.
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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