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California State University, Long Beach

1250 Bellflower Boulevard, Long Beach, CA 90840.
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A school of art and department of design in the college of the arts in a state-supported university.

Date of Initial Accreditation: 9/1/1970
Year of Most Recent Comprehensive Review: 2018
Academic Year of Next Scheduled Comprehensive Review: 2027-2028

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


Mariah Proctor, Program Head, Art History
Telephone: (562) 985-7908

Heather Barker, Chair, Department of Design
Facsimile: (562) 985-2284

Degree and Program Listing

Certificate-3 to 4 semesters: Preparatory Biomedical Illustration (Undergraduate).
Bachelor of Arts-4 years: Art; Art History; Design; Teacher Preparation.
Bachelor of Science-4 years: Industrial Design.
Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: 3-D (Fiber, Metal, Wood); Art Photography; Ceramics; Drawing and Painting; Graphic Design; Illustration; Interior Design; Printmaking; Sculpture.
Certificate-3 to 4 semesters: Museum Studies (Graduate).
Master of Arts-2 years: Art Education; Art History .
Master of Fine Arts-3 years: 3-D Media (Fiber, Metal, Wood); Ceramics; Drawing and Painting; Graphic Design; Illustration; Photography; Printmaking; Sculpture.
Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Animation (General, Pre-Production).
Master of Arts–1 1/2 years: Human Experience Design Interactions.