Art Colleges In Miami

There are many options for art students in Miami.

Students wanting to study art in Miami have many options. Miami has a growing, vibrant art scene with a variety of art galleries, art fairs and festivals celebrating local, national and international artists. The city’s major annual art fair, Art Basel Miami Beach, is considered one of the most important art shows in the United States. Miami art colleges offer undergraduate and graduate programs spanning the disciplines–from art history and traditional composition skills to photography and graphic design.

Miami International University of Art and Design

Students at Miami International University of Art and Design are encouraged to create and sell their own work.

Miami International University of Art and Design offers a range of degree programs in design, fashion and media arts. Students are encouraged to learn through innovative projects, such as assisting on photo shoots, creating advertising campaigns, developing computer animation and creating, marketing and selling original works of art. There are also a number of graduate art programs, including a master of arts in graphic design, a master of fine arts in interior design, a master of fine arts in visual arts and a master of fine arts in film.

Miami International University of Art and Design

1501 Biscayne Blvd., Suite 100

Miami, Florida 33132


New World School of the Arts

Students at New World School of the Arts can specialize in many areas, including photography.

The New World School of the Arts offers, in association with the University of Florida and Miami New Dade College, a bachelor of fine arts program in which students can specialize in drawing, painting, photography, printmaking, graphic design, sculpture or electronic intermedia. The school maintains close ties with several community institutions, including the Museum of Contemporary Art, Art in Public Places, Miami Art Museum, the Downtown Development Authority and the Miami Transit. These partnerships open up many educational and practical experiences for the students. There are also local internship opportunities and international exchange programs.

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New World School of the Arts

Miami Dade College

300 North East 2nd Ave.

Miami, Florida 33132


Barry University

Barry University art students can specialize in ceramics.

The Department of Fine Arts at Barry University offers the studio art major, which can be taken as a bachelor of fine arts or a bachelor of arts. There are also options to specialize in art history, which leads to the bachelor of arts degree, and to minor in art and art history. Students can specialize in areas such as painting and/or drawing, ceramics and graphic design.

Barry University – College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Fine Arts

11300 North East 2nd Ave.

Miami Shores, Florida 33161