NEC and NHIA Programs

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.

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BFA or BA?

Your choice between a Bachelor in Fine Arts (BFA) degree and a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree will come down to your educational and career goals. With the BA from New England College (NEC), you'll take more liberal arts courses (general studies such as literature, history, etc.). With the BFA from NHIA, you'll focus more on intensive art, writing, and design studies.

Choose from the following BFA majors:


NHIA Admissions Office 
148 Concord Street 
Manchester, NH 03104 
Toll Free: 866-241-4918 
Local: 603-836-2589

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