We care about what's next.
NDSU Visual Arts is about more than the four years it takes to earn a degree. It is about preparing you for the next step after college, whether it is graduate school, working as a professional artist, or using your talents for social causes. Whatever it is, NDSU Visual Arts is here to prepare you for the next step.
The Department of Visual Arts provides a comprehensive, rigorous, and innovative academic program consistent with the mission of NDSU. The department serves the pursuit of high-quality teaching, artistic performance, dedicated service, and professional and scholarly excellence through experiences of lasting value.
The Department of Visual Arts is fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).
Welcome back NDSU Visual Arts Students!
We are are excited to start the 2016-17 school year we have many new developments. Our new digital lab is now up and running, with over $50,000 in new equipment we are thrilled to house Graphic Design/Illustration and Photography in this space! Additionally we welcome two new instructors on board, Andrew Stark in Design/Digital Media and Anthony Faris, who is also the Memorial Union Gallery curator, is teaching our thesis course.