Art Education & Art Therapy
The Department of Art Education and Community Arts Practices serves and celebrates the community that surrounds the University. Its programs in K-12 Art Education, Art Therapy, and Community Arts Practices send talented art educators and art therapists into neighborhood schools and community programs, enliven the visual landscape with inspiring public artwork, and enrich the cultural climate of the city by sponsoring multimedia and performing arts collaborations that build relationships within and among the neighborhoods of North Philadelphia. Facilities on campus include studios for painting, drawing, basic design, and printmaking, 3-dimensional design, photography, and digital imaging. Students also take advantage of state-of-the-art facilities in the Tuttleman Learning Center and the Student Tech Center.