Department of Art & Design
Inspiration • Creativity • Innovation • Passion
As an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD), the Department of Art and Design at Millersville University offers a diverse range of bachelor’s, master’s and certification programs tailored to meet your unique needs and goals. Under the guidance of our dedicated faculty, who are recognized experts in their respective fields, you'll gain the confidence, knowledge and skills for a successful career in fine arts, graphic and interactive design or art education.
NOTICE: TEMPORARY WAIVER OF PORTFOLIO & DESIGN REVIEW
DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, THE PORTFOLIO REQUIREMENT HAS BEEN WAIVED FOR ALL STUDENTS APPLYING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF ART & DESIGN FOR ALL FALL 2022 APPLICANTS. THIS MEANS, THAT PROVIDED YOU MEET GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS, YOU WILL AUTOMATICALLY BE ACCEPTED INTO THE ART OR DESIGN PROGRAM THAT YOU SELECT ON THE GENERAL APPLICATION TO MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY, HOWEVER, IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN CLASSES AT MU, PLEASE SUBMIT AN ACADEMIC PROGRAM CHANGE REQUEST WITH YOUR SELECTED DEGREE.
Bachelor of Design (BDes)
The Department of Art & Design at Millersville University offers a Bachelor of Design (BDes) with a major in Interactive and Graphic Design. This degree and major aim to provide students credentials that more accurately reflect their...
Bachelor’s, Master’s and Certification Programs
Millersville University offers Bachelor of Art (BA), Bachelor of Fine Art (BFA), Bachelor of Science in Education in Art (BSE) and Master of Education in Art Education (MEd) degrees, plus certification programs.
Grow with the Expertise and Support of Our Faculty
Our faculty is comprised of professionals with deep experience who will challenge and push you to excel in your major. View our faculty profiles and see why more students are choosing Millersville University.
Develop Your Skills in Our Robust Facilities
From our extensive art history library and expansive studios to state-of-the-art computer labs for graphic and interactive design, Millersville offers the tools and resources to advance your knowledge and build a successful portfolio.
Gain Exposure and Inspiration in Our Art Galleries
Across campus, from our home in Breidenstine Hall to Millersville’s Ware and Winter Visual Performing Arts Centers, you’ll discover a number of contemporary gallery spaces that feature faculty and visiting artist shows and offer...
Our Students' work
View Our Students' Work
The quality of our education combined with the inspiration, creativity, innovation and passion of our students can be seen in their work.