University for Women, Dept of Art & Design, Columbus
Founded in 1884, the Mississippi University for Women was the first public
college for women in the US. Men have been educated at the university
for over 20 years. The US News & World Report has consistently ranked
the university among the top Southern public master's universities. Programs
in the Department of Art & Design are accredited through the National
Association of Schools and Design (NASAD). Degrees are offered in various
types of art including drawing, painting,
weaving, printmaking, photography, jewellery
art, design, illustration, graphic
design, art history and art education.
Annual Tuition Fee: In state students $2,322
per semester and out of state: $4,004 per semester.
Address: Mississippi University for Women,
Columbus, MS 39701/662-329-7106
Phone: Toll Free 1-877-462-8439
Mississippi, Department of Art
University of Mississippi (also known as Ole Miss) opened its doors to
students in 1848. The Department of Art at the University of Mississippi
is a community of artists and art historians dedicated to creating students
with a career as designers, researchers, educators and artists. Areas
of study are: Art History, Ceramics, Painting,
Printmaking, Sculpture, Graphic Design
and Photo/Imaging Arts. Undergraduate degrees on offer are: Art History
(BA), Studio Art (BA, BFA). Graduate degree available, a Master of Fine
Arts (MFA) with studies in Ceramics, Painting, Printmaking and Sculpture.
Annual Tuition Fee: State resident $5,436
and non state residents: $13,000.
Address: Department of Art,
P.O. Box 1848, The University of Mississippi, University, MS 38677