To inquire about this program:
Admission Office | 312-362-8300​

DePaul's bachelor's degree in Art, Media, and Design program is tailored to expand your artistic development through a broad-based education in studio art practice. Courses explore a variety of artistic mediums through individualized instruction and experimentation.

With a major in Art, Media, and Design, you may concentrate in Studio Art, Media Art or Graphic Art.

The Studio Art concentration focuses on painting, drawing, graphic art, sculpture and digital imaging. The Media Art concentration focuses on digital photography, graphic art, video and photography, The Graphic Art concentration focuses primarily on two-dimensional intermedia forms, including drawing, digital imaging and web art.

To expand your career options or prepare for an advanced degree, you may combine Art, Media, and Design classes with the following fields of study:

  • Visual Arts Secondary Education 
  • History of Art & Architecture 
  • Graphic Design ​

Internship Possibilities

  • Arts of Life
  • Chicago Art Institute
  • Chicago Arts Learning Initiative
  • Chicago Children's Museum
  • Chicago History Museum
  • Chicago Opera Theatre
  • Chicago Public Art Group
  • Chicago Symphony
  • Chicago Tribune
  • The Glessner House Museum
  • Hyde Park Art Center
  • Little Black Pearl
  • Marketplace India
  • Museum of Contemporary Art
  • People's Music School
  • RedEye Chicago
  • Rosenthal Fine Art
  • Sandstorm Design
  • StyleChicago
  • Swedish American Museum

What can you do with this degree?

  • Art direction
  • Art sales
  • Curatorial work
  • Digital art
  • Gallery direction
  • Graduate study (Art Therapy, Media Art, Museum Studies, Studio Art)
  • Illustration
  • Photography
  • Studio art