What can you do with an art degree?
How does an art degree make you competitive in today’s job market? What kind of skills do you walk away with that will be useful in your career and life in general after school?
More than ever, today’s students are concerned about the practical application of their college degree, and art students are no different. Whether you love celebrating people and places through sculpture, designing for video games, illustrating children’s books, community-building using art, teaching art appreciation to others, or any of the myriad artistic goals our students have, an art degree can be a stepping stone towards a meaningful and productive life. Here are a few key examples of the valuable skills that you learn in the process of studying art.