Art Programs


Welcome to the World of Art

Do you feel the need to create? To express yourself and your ideas through art? You’re in the right place! The Art program can improve your skills and offer a solid foundation in visual arts if you decide to transfer to a university.

Explore this site to find out about our Art program. If you're curious to see the work our students produce, check out the Student Gallery! If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact me.

- Stuart Gibson, Associate Professor of Art



Brush Up Your Creativity and Skills

"When you're surrounded by creative people who want to be there, your own creativity and drive expands. I haven't seen a single student in the art department at EAC who hasn’t entered with a spark of excitement in their eyes."
- Janelle Covert

"It is so exciting to watch the skills and creativity spring up around you. The teachers are fantastic and your classmates are always proving to you how good this program is."
- Kayleen Palmer


"The art classes are great for anyone! The instructors work with you to help you achieve your full potential. They also help you develop skills you will need in whatever field you want to go into. I love it a lot because of the confidence the instructors have in you."
- Jessica Wiggins

"I love art and I always have, but taking the art classes at EAC have made me love it even more! It's great to have classes that you can look forward to going to every day. The teachers are very helpful and make every class a good experience."
- Whitney Fritz



Transfer and Careers

The Spectrum of Opportunities

  • About 60 percent of artists are self-employed

  • Keen competition is expected for jobs because the arts attract many talented people

  • Artists usually develop their skills through a bachelor's degree program or other training


Average Salaries:

Art Director


Multimedia Artist


Fine Artist


Craft Artist





Art (AA)
This curriculum provides the first two years of a four-year program in art at a professional art school or at a college of fine arts at one of the state's public universities. Upon completion of one of these degrees at EAC, you will be able to transfer into a four-year college or university program.

Program Requirements
Suggested Semester Course Plan
Program Learning Outcomes



Contact Us

Guiding Hands are Waiting

Call or email us to find out more about the Art program at EAC. We're happy to answer your questions!


Stuart Gibson
Associate Professor of Art
(928) 428-8469


Contact our Admissions Office for info on college admissions, housing, scholarships and financial aid or to schedule a campus visit.


Admissions Office
(928) 428-8272
800-678-3808 x. 8272