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Emporia State University is an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design

Build a career and form a lifelong relationship with visual arts

Our distinctive programs include the only concentration in Glass Forming in Kansas and the only Engraving Arts concentration in the world — both which feature state-of-the-art equipment.

Get out of the classroom and gain real world experience with local businesses and clients in your discipline, designing and creating professional projects, commissions, exhibits, and events.

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Obtain a degree in one of our studio concentration areas, pursue a teaching degree in Art Education, or prepare for Masters’ study in Art Therapy.

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