Visual Arts

Collage of art from UW-Barron County

The Art Department prepares students for achievement in their university studies by offering a sound general education art curriculum for their first two academic years.  Art students wishing to pursue a four-year degree in Fine Art or Design fields can complete the foundation program at UW-Barron County to prepare for transfer.  

Studies in the Visual Art develop student's ability to think critically and solve problems creatively, a valuable and essential asset which translates to any field of study and future career. 

Student learning outcomes include:

  • Prepares students for successful transfer to 4-year colleges  
  • Provides enriched learning experiences that promote student success  
  • Develop student skills and abilities for creative problem solving, critical thinking and life-long learning. 
  • Promotes active citizenship and cultural interaction in a rapidly changing world.