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Visual Arts Department Overview


Unveil Your Artistic Potential
If you are interested in expanding your creative talents and working toward a college degree, obtaining an Associate of Fine Arts degree from South Central College puts you on the right path to a fulfilling career in fine art.

The Associate of Fine Arts at South Central College is built upon a firm foundation of classic liberal arts coursework coupled with a specialized focus on the studio arts. Students will gain the knowledge, skills and insight necessary to prepare them for the next step in the pursuit of a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts degree at a four-year college or university.

At SCC, you’ll enjoy all the benefits a community college has to offer - with expert instruction from experienced faculty, small class sizes, individualized attention as well as lower tuition rates. In our collaborative learning environment, your experiential art classes at South Central will help you refine your talents in two-dimensional and three dimensional design, as well as provide a greater awareness of art in a historical and contemporary context.

You may also choose to benefit from an existing articulation agreement between South Central College and Minnesota State University, Mankato that ‘allows for transferability of credits toward a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree.

The Visual Arts Program Includes Course Work In:

  • Mathematics
  • Natural Sciences
  • History
  • Studio Art Electives
  • Humanities
  • Communications
  • Social & Behavioral Sciences
  • Art History

Visual Arts Majors