Bachelor On Campus

Studio Art

Otterbein University

48 months
32624 USD/year
32624 USD/year
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Our B.F.A. in Studio Art at Otterbein University is a professional degree that prepares you for graduate study and careers in art and design.  


Students seeking a B.F.A. take seven additional courses in art than in the B.A., providing more extensive, in-depth studio experience and research.  Like the B.A., the B.F.A. provides a thorough foundation in drawing, composition, and design along with study in an area of concentration, including drawing, painting, photography, graphic design, ceramics, printmaking, and intermedia.  

In addition, the B.F.A. builds on this program with additional requirements in color theory, art history, and studio courses. The B.F.A. in Studio Art at Otterbein University also includes an independent study capstone course in your senior year, allowing you to pursue your own creative path and lay the groundwork for a professional portfolio.  Students may apply for the B.F.A. program in their sophomore year.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design 3D
  • Design 2D
  • Drawing 
  • Color Principles
  • Independent Study
  • Darkroom Photography 
  • Beginning Intermedia  

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

  • Common Application, including essay.
  • $50 Application fee.
  • Official transcripts/documents for four years of high school/secondary school (grades 9-12).
  • Official Bank Statement(s) and Sponsor Guarantee form.
  • Copy of passport and current visa (if applicable).
  • All test scores must be reported directly from the testing center.
  • Foreign language documents must be translated into English by the issuing institution, a certified translator or English teacher.
  • SAT and ACT test scores and letters of recommendation are optional and may be submitted if they strengthen your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32624 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32624 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    32624 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32624 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Westerville

1189 - 1962 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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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