Take your creative vision to new heights with an arts degree from NVU.

North takes what it is given, and creates something new. North never stops asking what’s next? Whether you are interested in studio arts, film, or more career-oriented programs like graphic design or woodworking, Northern Vermont University can help your creativity make an impact far and wide. Students in our arts programs work with experienced faculty who are practicing artists, designers, and filmmakers 

Growth in digital technologies is driving a new world of opportunities in communications, design, and animation. Whether you study graphic design, illustration, video, animation, or web design, your paths for self-expression are endless. You’ll work with state-of-the-art tools to create a portfolio that will help you stand out. We offer many hands-on opportunities — internships, labs, public presentations — for you to develop your talents. You will graduate with skills in demand by museums and galleries, design and advertising firms, publishing and news media companies, and many other employers.      

Arts Degrees, Concentrations, and Minors