Applying to UNT is your first step to admission to CVAD. You will indicate one of the following programs as your pre-major on the UNT application.

Apply to UNT first.

UNT’s College of Visual Arts and Design is one of the nation’s most comprehensive visual arts schools at a public university, offering 29 undergraduate and graduate degree programs and concentrations in areas ranging from art history to communication design to new media. We have a dynamic college with 13 undergraduate programs in three departments.

The Art Education and Art History department has

  • Art History,
  • Visual Art Studies and
  • Interdisciplinary Art and Design Studies.

The Design department has

  • Communication Design,
  • Design Research,
  • Fashion Design and
  • Interior Design.

The Studio Art department has

  • Ceramics,
  • Drawing & Painting,
  • Metalsmithing and Jewelry,
  • New Media Arts,
  • Photography,
  • Printmaking, and
  • Sculpture.