Art, B.A. UG
Students in the Art program thrive in a close-knit yet challenging learning environment. Students will develop creative thinking abilities while building technical art-making skills.
What Can I Do with this Degree?
The Art program prepares students for an intelligent study and understanding of the arts. Seminars in your junior and senior years enable you to produce individual creative projects and specialize in a field of your choice, including Studio Art, Graphic Design, Pre-Art Therapy, and Art Teacher Certification.
In addition to those students who go on to pursue studies in graduate programs and careers in teaching, many of our graduates have found careers as:
- Art director
- Art historian
- Art therapist
- Fine artist
- Graphic designer
- Interior designer
- Museum director
- Studio artist
- Degree Awarded
- Bachelor of Arts
- Program Type
- Program Location
- Main Campus - Northeast Philadelphia
As an art student, you will develop creative thinking abilities while building technical art-making skills. The studio classes are small, and all art students are provided with studio space to work on their projects. In addition, Holy Family’s Art Gallery gives students a chance to participate in the exhibition process.
Studio classes within the Art program are small, and all art students are provided with studio space to work on their projects. Holy Family University's Art Gallery gives students a chance to participate in the exhibition process.
Where Students and Alumni Intern and Work
- Baldwin School
- Children's Crisis Treatment Center
- Chinese American International School
- Coldwell Banker Hearthside
- Delaware Valley Children's Center
- Drake Refrigeration
- Friends Hospital
- Mastery Charter Schools
- Naval Surface Warfare Center
- SRI Psychological Svc
- Social SEOurse
- Spike's Trophies
- Spruance Elementary
- Turning Point New Directions Health Connect America
- Wood Services
Our faculty are at the heart of student success.
Art-Studio, Minor UG
The minor in Studio Art includes a strong foundation in art-making as well as the opportunity for advanced study that can be customized to address a student’s particular interests.
Counseling Psychology, Art Therapy, M.S. G
The Art Therapy concentration in the M.S. in Counseling Psychology prepares graduates for success in an array of settings including mental health, rehabilitation, medical and forensic institutions; community outreach programs; wellness centers; schools; nursing homes; corporate structures; open studios; and private practices.
Creative Writing, Minor UG
The minor in Creative Writing is focused on the three major genres of nonfiction, poetry, and fiction. Cross-genre writing and fluidity of writing style are encouraged for students to explore their creative potential.
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Young Artist Drawing and Digital Photography Summer Camps
For Students Entering 6th to 12th GradeLearn More
Discover art this summer! This summer Holy Family University will host Young Artist Drawing Camp and Young Artist Digital Photography Camp to provide a creative and instructional environment for young people to grow their creative and technical abilities.