Accomplished faculty instruct, guide and inspire Edinboro students to achieve and lead. EU faculty are recognized for their commitment to student success and creating a personal and engaging academic environment.
Student competitions, gallery exhibitions and portfolio development help students prepare for life as professional artists. With the knowledge and skills they gained at EU, graduates enjoy success across the U.S. and around the world.
Edinboro students thrive in an exciting, artistic environment. Visiting artists provide inspiration, student organizations offer support, and exceptional studio facilities enable them to develop their own personal aesthetic.
The Art Department at Edinboro is one of the largest and acclaimed in the nation. You will explore a variety of illustrative styles under the mentorship of highly credentialed professors. They will challenge you to explore your potential as an artist in a contemporary world. Exceptional resources for students include:
State-of-the-art learning facilities and studios.
Permanent, professional art gallery for inspiration.
Opportunities for internships with local and regional publishing houses.
Painting and Drawing Club, which hosts visiting artists and organizes trips to art galleries and museums.
Annual faculty-and-student exhibitions.
Capstone project that defines your personal aesthetic.
With your degree in hand, you can advance your education with a Master of Fine Arts in Illustration or a graduate program in Biomedical Illustration. You will also be prepared to accept competitive positions in the media world or branch out as a freelance illustrator. Recent alumni are finding success as:
Children’s book illustrators
Find yourself in our vibrant community of artists.