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Art - Ceramics

Howard University

48 months
28450 USD/year
28450 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Ceramics Program provides students with a technical foundation in basic hand and wheel formation, glaze calculation, clay formulation and a range of finishing and firing techniques. The Art - Ceramics programme is offered at the Howard University.


Key facts:

  • The Art - Ceramics programme is offered at the Howard University.
  • Advanced students are encouraged to explore the full range of possibilities in clay. The ceramics unit is designed to train students to become the traditional production potter; the ceramic sculptor and the visionary artists who want to combine and experiment with state of the arts ceramic materials and technology to create their visual voice.

Programme Structure

A student must complete 18 to 21 credits in the Department of Art, with the approval of a faculty advisor, in order to obtain a minor. In selecting electives, students may choose within the following guidelines:

  • University electives in humanities – any courses in the humanities area (literature, drama, music, classics, English) for which the student can qualify;
  • Art electives – any courses in the practice or history of art; fashion merchandising or interior design;
  • Studio electives – any courses in the practice of art or design for which the student qualifies. 

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

  • Application for Admission
  • Non-refundable $45 application fee
  • Official high school transcript 
  • One letter of recommendation from a high school counselor 
  • One letter of recommendation from a high school teacher 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28450 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    28450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28450 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 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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