Photography and Digital Art Degree, Bachelor of Fine Arts, St. Louis | Maryville University

BACHELOR’S IN PHOTOGRAPHY
AND DIGITAL ART

BACHELOR’S IN
PHOTOGRAPHY
AND DIGITAL ART

Campus Majors | Photograpy and Digital ArtAPPLY NOWVISIT CAMPUS

Campus Majors | Photograpy and Digital ArtAPPLY NOWVISIT CAMPUS

PHOTOGRAPHY AND DIGITAL ART

 
Creators Leading
the World.
Creators Leading the World.

Photography and video is the leading way that the world communicates.

Our innovative BFA teaches students how to design, produce, exhibit, and broadcast exciting images and videos. It is your time to create! Students prepare for professions where they create and manage images and videos for use on social media platforms in advertising, public relations, journalism, entertainment, and marketing. This program develops artists into sophisticated multimedia creators who use their talent to sell and share their ideas with digital art.

Our programing secures that our graduates are well versed with skills for the everchanging and exciting world of media production. Students get to explore their passion and gain the skills that will provide them with a career in the arts, media or entertainment.


PHOTOGRAPHY AND DIGITAL ART PROGRAM

WHY MARYVILLE

PROJECT-BASED LEARNING

Photography students practicing at a photo shoot

Students in the Photography and Digital Art program have access to rigorous career-focused curriculum and an extensive alumni and professional network. Students also have a chance to explore St. Louis through photography through our Active Learning program. These advanced experiences target professional development skills and high caliber work that are sought by employers, galleries and graduate schools.

PROFESSIONAL
PARTNERSHIPS

Sarah Loynd

We continually cultivate and maintain relationships throughout the St. Louis design community and beyond to ensure that internship experiences are tailored to meet our students’ interests, and assist them in building valuable experience. Our photography majors have been hosted as interns at organizations including:

• The International Photography Hall of Fame
• Alive Magazine
• The Missouri Botanical Gardens
• St. Louis Blues

Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission - HLC
Kiplingers Best College Values Private 2018
Ranked among the best values in private collegesKiplinger’s Personal Finance
2nd fastest growing university in the U.S.
Named the 2nd fastest growing private university in the U.S. by The Chronicle of Higher Education
Forbes Americas Top Colleges
Ranked among "America’s Top Colleges" — Forbes

THE BIG PICTURE

Student get to explore their passion and gain the skills that will provide them with a career in the arts, media or entertainment. Students can become photographers, videographers, professional artists, filmmakers, cinematographers, editors, art directors, producers, talent and location scouts, stylists, media managers, social media personalities, talent managers and creative scouts.

 

SALARY

TOP 10%

$76,357

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MEDIAN

$34,008


 

LARGEST EMPLOYERS

in this field:

68%
SELF-EMPLOYED
18%
SERVICES
 

*Data on this page provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

*Data on this page provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Maryville’s bachelor’s degree in Photography and Digital Art puts emphasis on concept development, artistic expression, and mastering market-ready skill sets.
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