Degrees Offered: B. A., B. S. Fine Arts with Graphic Design Option
Tuition Information: Undergraduate residents $3,246, nonresidents $3,246 for the 2011 – 2012 school year. Tuition does not include annual fees of $1,070. Nonresidents are able to pay the in-state tuition rate as of this writing.
P. O. Box 10
Peru, NE 68421
Scope of Program:
Peru State College, Nebraska’s first college, offers both B. A. and B. S. degrees in Fine arts with a Graphic Design option. All students complete the Art Core, which includes coursework in drawing, 2D and 3D design, painting, watercolor painting, digital imaging, figure drawing and printmaking. Graphic Design students then concentrate on typography and design, digital illustration, digital layout, animation for the Web, design for internet and studio electives. All students create a portfolio and senior exhibition.
Art, need-based and merit scholarships are available. Pell Grant-eligible first-time freshmen are eligible for Nebraska State College System Advantage grants, which cover any tuition still owed after Pell Grant funds are used.