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Why Study Visual Art at BRCC?

Program Overview

BRCC offers three art career studies certificates (CSCs) that are designed to get students working in their chosen field. Art: Creative Design and Marketing I and Art: Creative Design and Marketing II are designed for aspiring visual artists in a wide variety of media, from painting to photography to ceramics. Graphic Design is for students interested in graphic design and web design.

Degrees and Certificates

Earn a career studies certificate and/or apply art classes to transfer programs.

Art Careers

You could be a(n): Art Historian, Art Critic, Blogger, Fashion Designer, Fashion Merchandising, Fibre Artist, Advertising Director, Magazine Layout Designer, Typographer, Architect, Urban Designer, Interior Designer, Industrial Designer, Potter, Wood Carver, Glass Artist, Animator, Concept Artist, Web Designer, Film Editor, Video Creator, Photographer, Photo Journalist, Architectural Illustrator, Cartoonist, Fine Artist, Art Conservationist, Floral Arranger, Museum Curator, Gallery Owner, Personal Stylist, Art Teacher, Art Therapist…the list goes on!


The Fine Arts Center houses a drawing and painting studio, ceramics studio, design studio and a  graphic design computer lab.


Art career study certificates qualify for scholarships! While there are two liberal arts-specific scholarships, students are often eligible for multiple scholarships. 

Scholarship Programs

Financial Aid Assistance


Learn more about transferring to a four-year art program

Colleges and universities near BRCC with art, art education, arts management, and art history programs include the following schools, though this is not an exhaustive list:

Art Department at BRCC

View our online collections on Instagram or watch the Fine Arts Center exhibit schedule for gallery exhibits.


Fine Arts Center Galleries

Faculty Webpages

Get in Touch

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(540) 234-9261
Box 80, One College Lane
Weyers Cave, Virginia 24486

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