Areas of Study in the Arts

Students who wish to study the performing and visual arts at Augustana can find relevant majors and minors in these departments:

  • Art — Working in a beautiful state-of-the-art facility on campus, the Center for Visual Arts, you’ll explore a wide variety of art mediums — sculpture, painting, ceramics, drawing, design, graphic art, art history, printmaking, and art education.
  • Music — Inspired by the Lutheran scholarly tradition of excellence in music, we provide a comprehensive education that challenges and prepares our students for professional music careers as performers, music educators and for graduate study.
  • Theatre — Our students gain skills through practical application in acting, directing and design, providing a solid foundation for careers in professional and educational theatre.

Find out about Scholarships that are available for students in the performing and visual arts.