Program Overview

Get ready for a fascinating journey of self-discovery, creativity, and experimentation. As a studio art major at Spring Hill, you’ll immerse yourself in painting, drawing, and sculpture, then extend your talents beyond traditional disciplines.

Push boundaries with pop culture, explore art’s impact on society, and cultivate the skills needed to launch your career as a professional artist.


On Campus


18 Credits

Time To Degree:

2-4 Semesters

Faculty Count:


Program Goals

This program provides students with an overview of artistic principles and methods with several elective classes for students to tailor their minor to their interests and goals. This is a great program for students that want to maintain their creative connection and incorporate it into their work. 

Career Outlook

Graduates with a minor in studio art may be able to work in public relations, graphic design, branding, and communications work. The aesthetic skills that students gain from this minor will help students get in touch with their creative side in the professional world.


“SHC’s focus on service brought new meaning to my art, as well as my view on the larger community. I share this same philosophy with my students today.” — Grant Benoit


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The arts are systems of communication that teach us about human interaction and creativity in problem solving.

  • Rachael Hatley

    Assistant Professor, Graphic Design

  • Terry Maddox

    Adjunct Faculty

  • LaVada Raouf

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Wanda Sullivan

    Professor of Art / Director of Eichold Gallery

Why SHC?

At Spring Hill College, we’re making our mark – With our small class sizes and affordable tuition, Spring Hill College is uniquely qualified to provide a high quality education to our students. Our Jesuit, Catholic college education is renowned as a well-rounded higher education approach, with an emphasis on empowering students with a passion for knowledge and personal growth. With our recent tuition cut, Spring Hill College is now one of the most affordable private colleges in the country.

We’re curious and inspired – Forbes Magazine has ranked Spring Hill College as one of the top ten best colleges for return on investment (ROI). In our class of 2021, 92% of graduates attained placement six months after graduation through employment, graduate/professional school, internship or service.

We’re doers – Our students contribute 24,000 hours on average to the local community through the Foley Center each year. 100% of the 2020 graduates that applied to medical school were accepted. Spring Hill College has a 100% certification rate and a 92% placement rate with our Education program over the last five years.

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