Our programs develop your creative and expressive abilities and apply them to careers in fine and commercial art, museums, and education.
Art History, BA
Studio Art, BA
Studio Art, BFA
Studio Art, Integrated Bachelor’s/Master’s
Art Education, BSEd
Our graduate programs in studio art foster individual vision and innovation across a wide range of media and processes, while our MA in Art, Art Education Track is designed specifically for working art educators.
Art Education, Art, MA
Studio, Art, MA
Prospective students, transfer students, or students who wish to change to an art studio or art education major can submit their portfolio anytime.
Follow this link for details about
registering for a portfolio review and portfolio guidelines.
The portfolio review process is used to select students for scholarships. Acceptance and scholarship decisions are made on a rolling basis, usually within one to two weeks of the portfolio review.
IUP is home to several art venues, including
Kipp Gallery, Miller Gallery, and the
University Museum, which display the work of faculty, students, and other international, national, and regional artists, in thought-provoking exhibits throughout
IUP is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design.
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