Areas of Study in the Arts

The arts at Augustana University

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.