Crafts, BFA

for the Bachelor of Fine Arts Major in Crafts


No longer accepting students: Fall 2020


department website: https://art.illinois.edu

overview of college admissions & requirements: Fine & Applied Arts

college website: https://faa.illinois.edu/

Students pursuing this major select a concentration:

Metals Concentration


The curriculum in Crafts consists of a concentration in Metals. The BFA program focuses on the development of individual artistic and design capabilities, critical perceptions, and the mastery of comprehensive technical skills. The program emphasizes strengths in conceptual and material specialization. The curriculum supports professional training for the self-sustaining visual artist and provides the skills necessary for students to pursue an advanced degree in the arts. The curriculum in Crafts requires 122 credit hours.

Mark Avery, Coordinator of Undergraduate Academic Affairs

140 Art and Design Building, 333-6632, mavery@illinois.edu