Why Study Art, Design or Art History?

There are a myriad of job opportunities within the creative field of art and design as well as art history.

A good resource for examples of jobs is our list of alumni that includes some of Drake Art and Design’s graduates and their current careers.

There are numerous articles and data published about employment after baccalaureate study within the discipline of fine art and art history including:

SNAAP 2014 Annual Report

"A Fine Arts Degree May Be a Better Choice Than You Think", Daniel Grant, Wall Street Journal

Many students have pursued graduate studies in specified fields of art and design, while others graduate and start in the work force in jobs in galleries, museums, publishing companies, web development, and a number of other careers.

Fine Arts Events
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Fine Arts News
February 21, 2017
The Drake University Theatre Department opens the spring semester with two student-directed shows with dark themes, running Feb. 23-26.