Bachelor of Art


The Art program at Ohio Dominican University prepares the next generation of smart, innovative, and conscientious art professionals to become leaders in the local community and, ultimately, the world at large.

Program Highlights

  • Major and minor available in Art. Additional minor available in Art History.
  • Students choose an emphasis in Art, Art Education or Design.
  • ODU's Wehrle Art Gallery functions as a lab for the program. Students curate, design and install exhibitions as well as exhibit their own work.
  • Annual Senior Exhibition allows art and design seniors to select, research, produce and exhibit an extensive professional design project.

Art students working on a project outside.

Degrees & Courses

Read the degree requirements and course descriptions for the major and minor, plus view a sample 4-year plan.

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ODU Art student painting.

Outcomes & Careers

Possible careers include positions in advertising and design, education, museums & galleries and more.

 Outcomes & Careers 

Art student with professor during class.

Art Department

Get to know ODU faculty members, view current news and events, and more.

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Ohio Dominican Art Students

Art students in Ohio Dominican University's textiles class demonstrate traditional shibori techniques, a technique that dates back approximately 1,500 years.

Have Questions? Contact Us!

For program questions, contact:

Janette Knowles, Ph.D.

Department Head, Director of Wehrle Gallery
Wehrle Hall, Second Floor
(614) 251-4612

For admission questions, contact:

Undergraduate Admission

Griffin Student Center, 203
(614) 251-4500
(800) 955-OHIO (955-6446)