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Western Michigan University

1903 West Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI 49008.
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A school of art in a college of fine arts and a program of interior design in a department of family and consumer sciences in the college of education and human development in a state-assisted university.

Date of Initial Accreditation: 9/1/1970
Year of Most Recent Comprehensive Review: 2011
Academic Year of Next Scheduled Comprehensive Review: 2022-2023

Degree-Granting, Charter Member, HLC, Not-for-Profit, Public, Teacher Education Accreditation.


Adriane Little, Interim Director, Gwen Frostic School of Art
Telephone: (269) 387-2436
Facsimile: (269) 387-2477

Degree and Program Listing

Bachelor of Arts-4 years: Art; Art History.
Bachelor of Science-4 years: Interior Design; Textile and Apparel Studies (Design and Development [Fashion Design Career, Product Development], Merchandising).
Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Art (Ceramics, Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Painting/Watercolor, Photography and Intermedia, Printmaking, Sculpture); Graphic Design.
Bachelor of Fine Arts-5 years: Art Education.
Master of Arts-2 years: Family and Consumer Sciences (Textile and Apparel Studies).
Master of Arts (Distance Learning)-4 years: Art Education.
Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Product Design.