The Department of Art and Design, part of the College of Music and the Arts, offers a Master of Fine Arts in Visual Art degree, an online M.A. in Modern Art History, and three undergraduate art degrees.

Learn more about the department and our faculty.

Note: This information is current for the 2015-16 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.

Azusa Pacific News

Department of Art and Design

  • The Art of the People

    Street art redefines the meaning and purpose of art and has become part of the urban fabric of cities and popular culture.

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  • Focus on Writing Elevates Students’ Skills across Disciplines

    From additional writing courses in the new GE curriculum, to the Writing Center’s expanded scope, to the full participation of departments and programs on campus, APU students will have myriad opportunities to strengthen their writing skills.

  • The Science of Friendship

    Professor Jon Milhon Ph.D., reunites with alumni from the class of 2006, who took his Cell Biology and formed bonds that exist more than 10 years later.

  • Celebrate Christmas 2015

    Ring in the holiday season as more than 400 musicians perform favorite Christmas melodies in celebration of the birth of Christ. This annual favorite Christmas concert takes place December 4 and 6 at Lake Avenue Church. Purchase tickets online.