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Department of Art

Department of Art

Prospective Student Resources

Art Critique

Frame your Future in the Arts: Apply Today!

Make the CSU Department of Art your First Choice. Our diverse community provides the supportive, rigorous atmosphere needed for discerning students who seek challenging programs in studio art, art education and art history. Let us help you Frame your Future in the Arts.

Our Profile at a Glance:

  • Robust scholarships such as the Friends of Art: Funding Future Artists Scholarship
  • Some of the finest arts facilities in the Southeast
  • Visiting Artists and Scholars Residency Program hosts national and international art professionals
  • A regular cycle of outstanding events including exhibitions, lectures, films, and workshops
  •  Comprehensive degree offerings in Art, Art Education and Art History
  •  Individual studios provided to undergraduate Thesis Exhibition students
  • Smooth transition and scholarship opportunities for transfer students
  • Our Freshman Learning Communities accelerate your success
  • Internship opportunities build experience and leadership skills
  • Small classes with nationally and internationally recognized faculty
  • Advanced Placement (AP) credit offered in selected courses
  • An Honors College supports academic excellence
  • SRACE undergraduate grant opportunities support research and creative activity
  • Travel scholarships and grants support study abroad and global understanding
  • Certificate opportunities provided in Visual Communication and the Georgia Film Academy

Request Information and Arrange a Customized Tour

Contact Administrative Assistant Jennifer McCollough if you need an advisor, would like to schedule a Riverpark Campus tour, would like printed material mailed, or have general questions.

Helpful Information

Our degree, minor and certificate descriptions may be found in the Academic Catalog

View our growing list of Course Descriptions

Visit the CSU Honors College

Apply for Admission

Apply for an Incoming Student Scholarship: Our Fall 2017 Postmark Deadline is March 27th

Contact Professor Rylan Steele for scholarship application questions.

Scholarship Application forms may be found outside of the Art Department office at the CSU Riverpark Campus or on the following PDF:

CSU Department of Art Incoming Freshman and Transfer Student Scholarship
Tips on applying for Department of Art Incoming Student Scholarships