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Drawing and Painting

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

48 months
17150 USD/year
17150 USD/year
8874 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Turn your talent into a career with the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire's Drawing and Painting bachelor's degree. This rigorous program is designed for students pursuing graduate studies or careers in drawing and painting.


Coursework throughout the major will explore a variety of techniques, practices and processes related to drawing and painting. Create artwork with digital software and technologies. Enhance personal expression in depicting the human body while observing a live model. And experiment with electronic media and animation. 

The digital painting course is a strength of the program and a favorite for many drawing and painting students. The unique class focuses on introducing digital rendering techniques in Photoshop, which can be applied in diverse professional fields, including illustration, animation, video games and industrial design.

Key facts:

While mastering your craft at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with the Drawing and Painting major, you'll learn from expert faculty members with vast experience in the arts. Small class sizes allow for both individual and collaborative work, with plenty of face-to-face time with your professors.

To ensure graduates leave with a greater level of artistic development and focus, all drawing and painting students participate in an immersive, studio-focused curriculum. This includes an advanced studio course that will allow you to create a variety of unique projects while learning how to professionally present your artwork. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations: Drawing and Composition
  • Foundations: Two-Dimensional Design
  • Foundations: Three-Dimensional Art
  • Art of the 20th Century
  • Survey: Renaissance to 20th-Century Art
  • Intermediate Drawing
  • Introduction to Painting
  • Drawing: Conceptual Practices
  • Painting: Space and Process
  • Water Media Process

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $25 USD application fee 
    • Evidence of English proficiency 
    • Financial Verification form 
    • Certified bank statement 
    • Official school records 
    • Passport copy 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17150 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    17150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17150 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8874 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8874 USD per year during 48 months.

Minnesota Resident:$9,200

Living costs for Eau Claire

1172 - 1943 USD /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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