This program is part of the Art Department.
Our studio art classes teach concepts and techniques in a variety of different areas, including: foundation studies, ceramics, drawing, painting, photography and more. Our dedicated and talented faculty members are committed to helping students acquire the academic and creative skills necessary for students to attain their educational and career goals.
Our mission is to support a learning environment that encourages creativity, visual literacy and artistic accomplishment. We are dedicated to instilling creative thinking and problem solving skills in our students. In addition, the AAFA Degree in Studio Arts at MCC provides an unparalleled opportunity for skill building and university transfer. Stop by today and see what we have to offer!
Additional courses in general studies are required each semester. Please contact the advisement office for more information about degree requirements.
Want to pursue a bachelor’s degree? Save money by starting at MCC in manageable, small classes taught by renowned faculty. Our transfer pathways with Arizona universities help you achieve two goals: completing an associate’s degree while also staying on track to earn a bachelor’s degree at your transfer destination. MCC’s university partnerships throughout the nation assure your seamless transition toward a four-year degree.
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Successful completion of the Fine Arts program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Maricopa County-based annual median wages*. Some occupations may require additional education or training. You can click on any occupation to view more detail regarding education level, wages, and employment information.
Multimedia Artists and Animators
Museum Technicians and Conservators
Painters, Sculptors, Illustrators, and Other Fine Artists
Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teachers
Self-Enrichment Education Teachers
You can get a high-quality, affordable education. MCC’s low tuition rates and various financial aid opportunities make it possible. Explore federal and state grants, Federal Work-Study, scholarships, student loans, and other options today.
Meet with an Advisor
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Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with an academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out an academic plan that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.
Advising for the Fine Arts program is available through the Art department. They will help you determine the exact courses you need to get the education you’re looking for.