B.S. in Art
What will I study as an art major?
The B.S. program is offered for those who want a liberal arts degree with a broad foundation experience in art. It contains a wide range of general education courses and general electives, and is specifically designed for students who want to graduate with either a double major or an art major with a minor in another academic discipline.
Additionally, the program thrives on the interrelationship of biblical Christianity and artistic practice, offering a rigorous visual arts curriculum integrated with a strong liberal arts emphasis and Christian theology.
Some of your courses include:
Digital Tools (ARTS 109)
4-D Design (ARTS 112)
Contemporary Art Trends (ARTS 315)
Bible and Theology Coursework
As part of Biola’s commitment to a biblically centered education, most undergraduate students complete 30 credits of biblical and theological studies as a part of their degree program. Learn more about our Bible and theology core.
See for yourself the amazing works of art created by our students across different disciplines.
Career Outlook and Preparation
What can you do with a B.S. in Art?
Students in Biola’s B.S. in Art can use their diverse gifts and callings to impact the world for Christ through a wide variety of careers, such as:
- Art historian
- Art therapist
- Commercial photographer
- Fashion designer
- Graphic designer
- Museum curator
- Web designer
6% job growth
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job growth for craft and fine artists is projected to be as fast as average between 2021 and 2031.
BLS projections are not specific to Biola University students or graduates.
Schedule a Visit
Learn more about this program by attending an upcoming event for prospective students and parents, or by scheduling a personalized visit.
Tuition and Financial Aid
Attaining a degree from Biola is more affordable than you might think — dramatically lower than the “sticker price” in most cases — with 100% of incoming undergraduate students receiving some form of financial aid.
Dan Callis III
Professor of Art
- M.F.A., Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, California
- B.A., California State University, Fullerton, California
Associate Professor of Art
- M.F.A., Otis College of Art and Design
- M.A., Westminster Seminary California
- B.F.A., ArtCenter College of Design
- B.A., University of California, Irvine
Adjunct Professor, Drawing and Painting
- M.F.A. in Painting, Laguna College of Art and Design