We provide rigorous and disciplined professional training in combination with a broad-based education. Our belief is that a comprehensive understanding of art, critical and analytical thinking, visual literacy, and creative expression, in combination with experiences, is necessary to becoming a professional artist, designer or educator.
Through in-class and hands-on work, you will gain valuable life skills including discipline, collaboration, communication, research, planning, time-management and problem-solving. Outside of campus, Omaha’s thriving arts community allows additional opportunities for
All teaching faculty are critically acclaimed artists, and/or scholars, and design practitioners who strive to personalize instruction to every student.
In addition, Studio Art students further define their major with a concentration in one of these areas:
Students may also pursue a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art or a Bachelor of Fine Arts with a K-12 Teaching Certification.
We have former students who are professional artists, art historians, designers, illustrators, art educators, museum, and gallery professionals across Omaha and the nation.
The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. Learn more about Equity, Access and Diversity.