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Degrees and programs


Bachelor of Fine Arts


The B.F.A. in painting is a professional undergraduate degree for students desiring extensive studio experience with an emphasis in painting. Students in the program develop critical thinking skills, refine their intellectual and creative processes, and learn both traditional and contemporary aspects of the painter’s craft. The program provides a solid foundation for students pursuing graduate studies or a studio art career and for students wanting to build on their creative training through further professional and/or academic experiences.

Offered at IUPUI by Herron School of Art and Design