Morehead State University
offers a wide range of options for visual arts study and participation. The
undergraduate degree program in Art offers electives in painting,
drawing, printmaking, photography, graphic design, sculpture, ceramics, art
history, computer art and art education. Students in art education earn a
degree in Art with P–12 Teaching Certification. Minor programs are offered in
Studio Art, Visual Art, Art History, and Arts Administration. Private advanced
study is offered in 2D art, 3D art, digital art, art history, and art
education. Internships, undergraduate fellowships, international study, and
exhibition and publication opportunities are also offered.
For those students with a
non-teaching undergraduate degree in art and design and who wish to pursue
teacher certification in art, the Department of Art and Design also offers a
Post-Baccalaureate Art Teaching (P-12) Initial Certification pathway.
A graduate degree program
is offered with concentrations in studio art, graphic design and art education.
For more detailed information about our art and design degree opportunities and
requirements, please see Academic Programs.
Present your art professionally in
departmentally organized exhibitions. Art and Design majors are required to prepare
art for the annual Sophomore and Senior Exhibitions in our Claypool-Young Art
Gallery. In addition, other opportunities include the annual Juried Art Student
Mount Sterling Exhibit, Art History Class Exhibits, the Visual Art Guild
Exhibit, the Fine Arts Showcase, Women Studies Celebration and the Juried
Bluegrass Biennial Exhibit. Publish your work in the annual juried “Inscape“ Literary and Visual
Arts magazine, a jointly sponsored Department of Art and the Department of
This program offers students many opportunities
to gain practical experience:
• Apply for several prestigious on- and
off-campus design internships, including a Communications & Marketing
Internship, a Morehead Writing Project Internship, or a Kentucky Folk Art Center Internship.
• Build your portfolio and gain experience
working with clients, while simultaneously earning university credit hours.
We urge you to arrange a personal visit to our
campus on a school day. Your visit will allow us to get to know you better and
will provide you with a first-hand look at our department and our world-class
faculty. During your visit, you can observe classes, see student work and art
exhibitions, and meet our excellent faculty and students.
• SCHEDULE A VISIT
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