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Studio Art - Medical and Scientific Illustration

48 months
43710 USD/year
43710 USD/year
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Studio Art - Medical and Scientific Illustration from Oglethorpe University urges you to choose a career where art, science and communication meet.


Studio Art - Medical and Scientific Illustration from Oglethorpe University is based on the belief that exciting discoveries in the fields of science and technology are happening every day. Nanotechnology advances are producing new materials with expectation-defying qualities. Biomedical breakthroughs are facilitating drug discoveries that save lives.

Medical illustrators (also called scientific illustrators) play an important role, As the old saying goes, a picture is worth a thousand words; an expertly rendered illustration or animation can convey immediate understanding of high-level concepts in a way an article can’t.

Medical illustrators are problem-solvers and master communicators, bridging the gap between a specialized researcher and a curious layperson. Their training includes education in art, design, science and technology. Luckily, Oglethorpe is a place where this sort of interdisciplinary exploration thrives.

Students at Studio Art - Medical and Scientific Illustration from Oglethorpe University will:

  • Achieve a solid foundation in the natural sciences, imparting the tools to understand and interpret complex scientific and technological ideas.
  • Explore the aesthetic concepts and technical skills of visual art in a variety of media, including drawing, painting and digital art.
  • Learn to draw the human body from both an aesthetic and scientific perspective.
  • Master human anatomy, including form and function of skeletal and muscular systems.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Ways of Seeing
  • Anatomy for the Artist and Figure Drawing
  • Intermediate Drawing
  • Intermediate Painting
  • Photography
  • Art History

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application for Admission
  • Official Transcripts
  • Proof of Language Proficiency
  • F-1 Visa Requirements
  • Passport
  • Declaration of Finances
  • Recommendation Letter
  • Application Fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43710 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43710 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    43710 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43710 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Atlanta

1213 - 2208 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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