The Beaufort campus overlooks the Intracoastal Waterway in quaint Beaufort, S.C. You'll study in the heart of the sea islands surrounded by the unique culture, environment, and aesthetics woven into this community over its 300 year history. You'll live within walking distance of artsy shops and galleries, casual seafood and five-star restaurants, and the waterfront park.
Please visit the admissions page for more information:
Beaufort College Biology Honors Program
Beaufort College Nursing Honors Program
Beaufort College Interdisciplinary Honors Program
The Department of Fine Arts provides students with a focus in studio art practice and theory, supported by art history, within the context of the liberal arts. Our curriculum offers breadth of experience at the fundamentals level in Studio Arts and Media Arts, encouraging depth of study through upper level classes that explore their discipline of choice.
Our Studio Arts (ARTS) classes provide students with a solid foundation in design theory and practice, offering classes in 2D Design, 3D Design, Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Ceramics, Sculpture Digital Photography, and Graphic Design. Our Media Arts (MART) concentration applies fine arts skaills to digital media through experiential learning on real-world projects and internships, with classes in Media Design, Digital Imaging, Digital Animation, Broadcast Design, and Video Game Design.
As part of a liberal arts education at USCB students are trained for careers as professional artists, as well as prepared for graduate study through exposure to practice-based research methods. Combining the university experience with intense studio arts practice will help students apply their knowledge in today's changing world, providing the background needed for a successful career in the arts.
For more information:
Chris Robinson, M.F.A.
Chair of Fine Arts Dept.
206 Sea Islands Center
801 Carteret Street
Beaufort, South Carolina 29902