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Associate in Fine Arts in Visual Arts (AFA) College Transfer Degree

Begin your art career at Mitchell Community College by earning an Associate in Fine Arts in Art degree. Our program prepares you for transfer to a four-year college or university to earn a bachelor’s degree. Learn from award-winning artists and teachers in such diverse media as drawing, painting, design, photography, sculpture, ceramics, print-making, computer illustration and videography. Small classes ensure you will have close interaction and personalized instruction challenging you to grow as an artist.

The Department of Art hosts six exhibits each year, providing students with opportunities to learn from and work with regionally acclaimed artists.


Possible careers with further study
Fine Artist
Art Teacher/Educator
Graphic/Digital Designer
Commercial Photographer
Museum Technician or Curator
Set Designer
Advertising Designer
Art Conservator
Art Director


Study Options
Associate in Fine Arts in Visual Arts (A10600) 


Tia Coleman
, Dean of College Transfer Division
(704) 878-3345


Department of Art

Projects Past and Present

Student Work

Louise Gilbert Art Gallery