Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115.
Web Site: art.niu.edu
A school of art in the college of visual and performing arts in a state-supported university.
Date of Initial Accreditation: 9/1/1969
Year of Most Recent Comprehensive Review: 2010
Academic Year of Next Scheduled Comprehensive Review: 2020-2021
Degree-Granting, Non-Degree-Granting, HLC, Not-for-Profit, Public, Teacher Education Accreditation.
Douglas G. Boughton, Acting Interim Director, School of Art and Design
Telephone: (815) 753-7847
Facsimile: (815) 753-7701
Degree and Program Listing
Bachelor of Arts-4 years: Art; Art History.
Bachelor of Science-4 years: Art; Education (Art Education).
Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: 2-D (Drawing, Illustration, Painting, Printmaking); 3-D (Ceramics, Fibers, Metalwork and Jewelry, Sculpture); Design (Photography, Time Arts, Visual Communication).
Master of Arts-1 1/2 to 2 years: Art; Art History.
Master of Science-2 years: Art (Art Education).
Master of Fine Arts-2 years: Art (Fine Arts, Photography, Time Arts, Visual Communication).
Doctor of Philosophy-3 years: Art Education.