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Department of Art & Art History
5 Reasons to Study Art & Art History

Thinking about pursuing a degree in art or art history. Here are 5 reasons to study at Auburn University.

  1. We offer a wide variety of studio art and art history courses designed to advance our students' creative and intellectual pursuits.
  2. Our students work in state-of-the-art facilities like the 3-D Arts Building, the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art and Biggin Hall.
  3. Our award-winning faculty specialize in a diverse range of mediums and time periods and have conducted creative and scholarly research around the world.
  4. We host engaging exhibitions and lecture series throughout the year, featuring artists and scholars who expand artistic, cultural and intellectual awareness.
  5. We equip our students with the skills to be successful after graduation by offering professional practice seminars, resume and website workshops, career mentoring and more.