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Art, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months


Career Pathways and Prospects

The Art program at the University of the District of Columbia emphasizes portfolio development that will help students secure gallery shows, creative freelance contracts, and design jobs after graduation. Student art shows give students a chance to showcase their art and design. 

Additionally, the senior portfolio course teaches students how to craft an effective arts résumé, organize a comprehensive portfolio, and seek professional opportunities in art and design.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Foundations of Design 
  • Introduction to Drawing 
  • Digital Applications
  • Foundation Writing 
  • Foundation Quantitative Reasoning


English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Transfer students, including those coming from UDC’s Community College, can submit an application and portfolio to be considered for admission into the four-year program. 
  • Students must submit their application through the Registrar’s office, meet the requirements (including a”C” average or higher), and successfully complete the portfolio review to be admitted.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    647 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 647 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    308 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 308 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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