At Blackburn, earning a B.A. in Art means fully understanding traditional methods and mediums, gaining respect for the historical lineage of art, articulating ideas and criticisms clearly, and creating quality work within a contemporary context. Small class sizes and one-on-one teaching allows dedicated instructors to work alongside their students to maximize their education. There is a focus on strong foundation courses that are essential to a traditional studio art education as well as a contemporary graphic design degree. The Blackburn Art Department is fully committed to helping students achieve their goals, earn their degree, and embark on a career in the Fine Arts.