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Artists see the world in a different light. Our vision, creativity, and dedication shape the world. Degrees in Art lead to careers as artists, designers, and makers. At Piedmont College students develop a personal visual voice through rigorous experiences in the studio and study of art history. Piedmont stands out by creating a supportive environment in inspiring facilities led by a dedicated faculty.

For students who are planning to teach, the BA in Art Education and BFA programs prepare students for the Masters of Arts in Teaching program at Piedmont College.

About the Program

The Smith Williams Art Studios house dedicated spaces in ceramics, drawing, digital fabrication, graphic design, painting, photography, printmaking, and sculpture. The Mason­-Scharfenstein Museum of Art houses a permanent collection and holds exhibitions bringing artists from around the world to Piedmont College.

Bachelor of Arts in Art

The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) allows flexibility for students planning to pursue an interdisciplinary double major or minor in another field.

Bachelor of Fine Art in Art

The Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) is a rigorous program designed for students planning to pursue a graduate degree in studio art, or for those students seeking a professional career as an artist, graphic designer, or other related multimedia areas. 


Stories & Highlights

The Art of Aiming High: The Story of Hayden Giovino & Prof. Rebecca Brantley

Hayden Giovino's grit, determination, focus, and passion, along with the help of art professor Rebecca Brantley, helped get him a coveted spot in a program with the High Museum in Atlanta. READ MORE