Division of Fine Arts and Communication “We guide students of music, art, graphic design, and communication to grow and develop their talents, both as creative individuals and as team members.”

Experienced faculty and staff blend in-class curriculum with hands-on experience across the Division of Fine Arts & Communication. You’ll have the tools, the guidance and palette to create your own unique masterpiece at this midwestern fine arts universities.

Communication students

hone their skills in our multimedia labs, television and radio stations, and newspaper offices.

Music students

practice in our performance facilities and recording studio while participating in Concert Choir, Symphonic Band and more.

Art/Graphic Design students

use our Coleman-Hughes Graphic Design complex, complete with everything they need, from computer labs to a ceramics studio.

Degrees & Programs

Special Programs

My Senior Portfolio

My senior portfolio was a huge success and a big reason why I got my job with the Cardinals. It was very beneficial to have something to say ‘this is what I can do and have done’.
Mark Taylor '06, Director of Community Relations, St. Louis Cardinals

Contact Us

For more information about the Division of Fine Arts & Communication, contact Karl Warma at 217-228-5432 ext. 3153 or send us a message:

There’s no application fee when you apply online.