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Through a variety of media explorations, including digital and traditional photographic processes, digital video, animation, installation, interactivity and sound design, students are encouraged to develop unique and compelling forms of expression.

Sample Course Schedules

Wondering what your typical day might be like? We used students’ real course schedules to create these examples.

Freshman Year

ARHS 120 Survey of Art History 1 ART 111 Drawing 1 ART 121 Visual Foundations 1 ENGL 101 Composition And Rhetoric ART 191 First-Year Seminar-CCA

Senior Year

ART 494G Sem: BFA Studio ART 435 Senior Projects in Photography ART 470 Senior Projects in Intermedia ART 393A SPTP: Intermediate 3D Animation ART 211 Figure Drawing

By the Numbers

Facts and figures that make this major unique:

English Proficiency Requirements

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.

Accreditation Information

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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