Pursuing your Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree at the New Hampshire Institute of Arts puts you in the heart of an intimate and uniquely supportive environment. In our intensive studio-focused curriculum, strong liberal arts classes and professional practice opportunities constantly inform each other, creating an inspiring relationship between knowledge and practice. Every one of our departments boasts a powerful combination of state of the art facilities and a passionate faculty of nationally-recognized artists devoted to making sure that every student succeeds.
Flourish as both an artist and an educator with the art education program!
You’ll learn to manipulate clay both on and off the wheel, mix glazes, and design, build and fire kilns.
Creative Writing encompasses far more than the fundamentals, encouraging students to experiment, invent, and inspire.
Our Fine Arts curriculum strikes a balance between technique, concepts and expression.
Foundations educates you on the rules artists use to make art then gives you the confidence to break the rules and create your own voice.
The Graphic Design program at NHIA is a unique place that embraces both digital and analog technologies
In Illustration career-building opportunities including commissions and exhibitions are woven into our curriculum.
The Liberal Arts and Sciences coursework is designed to enrich your practice in the studio and your life.
Undivided attention from faculty who are professional photographers makes for an experience that few students encounter in their academic lives.