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Bachelor's and Master's Programs

The School of Art

The School of Art is open to students of all majors and backgrounds. It offers a variety of courses in drawing, painting, art history, museum studies, arts administration, archaeology, photography, ceramics and printmaking. Students enrolled in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences or the School of Business and International Relations may take courses at the School of Art along with their other courses. A studio fee may apply. Please see the Summer Course Page or the Semester Course Page for the most recent offerings.

The School of Art offers two Core Art Programs:

The Marchutz Core Art Program, focused on vision in painting, is open to students of all majors, skill levels, and backgrounds, and offers an immersive experience in painting & drawing directly from reality, art history, and art theory, with excursions to Paris, the Lac d'Annecy, Venice, and the Vaucluse.


The Mediterranean Core Art Program is an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural program, which combines studio art, art history, museum studies, language and culture. It is open to students of all majors and backgrounds. Classes take place on our campus in Aix-en-Provence and field studies take the students to Paris, Morocco, Marseilles, and Southern France.