As a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) student studying in the Ceramics department, you will develop close relationships with the department faculty who will guide your explorations and offer insight and inspiration to your artistic practice. Faculty are themselves working artists whose work appears in exhibitions, galleries, and museums around the world.

The undergraduate offerings provide unique conceptual and technical courses in the following areas:

As a student, you will have access to:

The city of Chicago is a major resource for ceramics students, with its rich terra cotta architectural heritage, the Art Institute of Chicago ceramics and glass collections, as well as galleries that show ceramic sculpture and pottery exclusively are also significant.

Interested in learning more?

Learn more about undergraduate degree program requirements by visiting our undergraduate degree programs web page to get detailed information regarding our undergraduate degree program offerings.

Interested in learning more about how you can apply?

Visit the undergraduate admissions website or contact the undergraduate admissions office at 800.232.7242 or