Winthrop University: Majors and More - College of Visual and Performing Arts

Majors and More

College of Visual and Performing Arts

The College has four departments: Fine Arts, Design, Music, and Theatre and Dance. Each department offers students a wide variety of major concentrations as well as minor programs for those students with primary interests in disciplines outside of the College. The College of Visual and Performing Arts offers the following majors.

Bachelor of Arts

Art Art with Teacher Certification, PK - 12                  
Art History Dance
Dance with Teacher Certification, PK - 12 Music or Music Technology
Theatre with Design and Technical Emphasis Theatre with Performance Emphasis
Theatre with Teacher Certification, PK - 12 Theatre with Musical Theatre Emphasis

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art

Bachelor of Fine Arts Majors select a single (15 credits) or dual discipline (30 credits) from the following areas.
Ceramics Drawing 
Jewelry/Metals Painting 
Photography  Printmaking
Sculpture 

Bachelor of Design in Design

Graphic Design concentration Illustration concentration
Interior Design concentration Experience Design concentration

Bachelor of Music

Performance  
Performance-Composition  

Bachelor of Music Education

Music Education in Choral, PK - 12 Music Education in Instrumental, K - 12

Master of Arts

Art Education Art Administration

Master of Fine Arts

Fine Arts Art and Design

Master of Music

Conducting (wind instrumental and choral) Performance

Master of Music Education

Music Education  

Master of Arts in Teaching

Initial certification in music and art through the College of Education  

Last Updated: 6/30/21