Marietta alumni are illustrators, designers and art teachers — as well as highly sought employees in a wide range of fields that require creative problem solving and inventive thinking.

From app icons and websites to cereal boxes, art and design are all around us. If you want to innovate, create and make your mark in the intensely visual world we live in, a major in studio art or graphic design or minor in art history at Marietta is for you.

As a studio art major at Marietta, you'll have the opportunity to develop your own personal style while mastering fundamental principles and a range of studio techniques, in drawing, painting, printmaking and more. You’ll enjoy our world-class Asian art collection, rotating exhibits featuring national and international artists, events with guest artists and designers, and opportunities to exhibit your work on campus and locally. Not only will your time at Marietta make you a better artist and creative thinker, it will prepare you for graduate school and for a professional career in art and many other related fields.