Bringing Color to Your World

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” —Thomas Merton

Often paired with a bachelor’s of arts in Graphic Design, this minor program in art has the variety to meet your interests.

Minor in Art Concentrations:

  • Art History
  • Art Studio
  • Three Dimensional Art
  • Two Dimensional Art
  • Graphic Design

Your Courses

The IN Crowd

QU showed me that there are truly kind people in the world and that there are people that want to help you and see you be successful.
Rachel McGuire '13, Production Artist

Your Career Options:

  • Commercial Artist
  • Gallery Director
  • Website Designer
  • Art Professor

Your Active Learning Opportunities

  • Intern for pay at one the many Quincy museums and art centers, or offer expert visual art and design advice to area businesses.
  • Mingle with nationally recognized artists—including alumni—at workshops and gallery talks at Gray Gallery.
  • Work with updated Adobe design, web, and production software offered in QU labs.
  • Create quality photos in the darkroom or work in the studios.
Fun Fact: Alumna Rita Niemann '51 donated both St. Francis and Clare statues to the university. They have now become an iconic symbol of our Franciscan spirit. St. Francis arms are wide open to invite all who enter.

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There’s no application fee when you apply online.