Join us for Art Scholarship Day, Friday Feb 5, 2016

art-visitScholarships up to $10,000 for first-time freshman
Individual portfolio review appointments
Workshops led by MC Art Faculty
Info sessions with Admissions/Financial Aid
Campus Tour

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Are you interested in owning your own design firm, running an art gallery or teaching art in public or private schools? Whether your emphasis is studio art or graphic design, our visual arts majors become leaders and innovators in their chosen fields of study.

The Visual Arts Department provides high quality art instruction within the areas of art production, art history, art criticism, and aesthetic inquiry.  Programs within the visual arts major including graphic design, graphic design marketing, studio, art teaching licensure; along with a hybrid major of auto restoration design in conjunction with the technology department.
The visual arts curricula is designed to meet the needs of students who want to 1) develop their artistic skills and refine their aesthetic values, 2) plan for careers as artists, graphic designers, and/or employment in arts related positions, 3) those who plan to teach art in the public schools, and 4) those who plan to further their education in graduate school. See our Catalog for program and course descriptions.
Our Faculty members encourage students to develop skills, build relationships, and express themselves through a variety of projects.  See Faculty Work.
Scholarships are available for students who major in studio art, art education, graphic design or graphic design marketing.


Etch is a student-run, non-profit marketing and graphic design firm created by MC students. Etch offers professional graphic design and marketing services to non-profit organizations, asking only that they consider a donation to help cover costs.