Art

Develop your skills in a one-on-one learning environment. Receive close attention to your individual creative development. Build a strong portfolio for successful transfer to a four-year college or university.

The MWCC Art Program can help you get ready for your future.

  • Transferability (MWCC’s art program is renowned for turning out students who are well-prepared to transfer to well-established four-year art colleges and universities
  • Dedicated faculty
  • Well-equipped, spacious art studios
  • East Wing Art Gallery on campus where student’s work is often displayed
  • After earning a bachelor’s degree, students have many career options, from studio art, to teaching, to curation and museum administration, to design.
  • Art Club

Art Club offers the opportunity for students to take part in activities and trips to art museums in New England and New York.

Courses are offered in:

  • Painting
  • Drawing
  • Ceramics
  • Sculpture
  • Portfolio Preparation
  • Print-making
  • Art History
  • Studio
  • Two and Three Dimensional Design
  • Watercolors

The Mount Wachusett Community College Art program provides students with a series of competency-based courses designed to teach the fundamentals of visual art. The program offers experience in two-and three-dimensional creative processes and provides a historical context for the appreciation of art. Upon graduation, students majoring in art will have developed a comprehensive portfolio which will enable them to seek advanced study towards the completion of a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts, Applied Arts, or Art Education at a four-year college, university, or art institute. The art program is committed to promoting and supporting the visual arts in the Montachusett community through its studio art courses designed for non-art majors, workshops, competitions, guest lecturers, and gallery exhibitions.