Degrees Offered: B. S. Studio Art with Concentration in Communication Design, Digital Media
Tuition Information: Undergraduate $42,380 for the 2011 – 2012 school year. This amount includes required fees of $860.
815 North Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Scope of Program:
Studio Arts students at Skidmore College begin with foundation coursework in visual concepts, drawing, color, art history and form and space. They then complete four studio courses from different media areas. Communication Design students concentrate on typography, computer imaging and advanced communication design, while Digital Media students focus on electronic time-based media, digital sketchbook and video animation. All students create a senior thesis exhibition and write a senior essay.
A portfolio is required for application to the B. F. A. program. All art courses include separate lab fees. Need-based grants are available. Eligible students are encouraged to apply to the New York State Higher Education Opportunity Program.