Distinctives of the BFA Program

  • A core foundations program that equips students in every aesthetic dimension.
  • An integrative approach to art history and art criticism that engages students in L.A.’s galleries and museums.
  • A dynamic four-year curriculum that allows students several choices in choosing or designing their program
  • An innovative senior year that encourages students to connect ideas and media through critiques and discourse.
  • Professional exhibition and internship opportunities including hands-on experience working with artists and designers in a variety of professional settings
  • A vibrant visual arts community that includes a dedicated, mentoring faculty, a strong Student Art League, and a diverse student body.
  • Opportunities for travel and academic courses in a variety of international settings, including Baja Mexico, England, Italy, France and New York City
  • 24-hour access to equipment and facilities