USCB Beaufort campus

Beaufort campus

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 shops and galleries, casual seafood and five-star restaurants, and the waterfront park.

USCB is pleased to announce Beaufort College Honors (BCH) in Biology, Nursing and Lowcountry Studies*. BCH scholars will receive an annual $2,000 Honors scholarship ($1,000 per semester) in addition to other scholarship monies earned. Scholars remaining in good Honors Program standing (full-time status, first two years residence on the Beaufort Campus for Biology and Nursing, first year residence for other degrees,* and 3.0 GPA) can maintain the scholarship for up to four years.

For more information, please visit our Beaufort College Honors site: 

Visual Art & Design

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.
Beaufort campus
206 Sea Islands Center
(843) 521-3125


801 Carteret Street
Beaufort, South Carolina 29902
(843) 521-4100

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