East Central Community College’s Visual Art Program offers foundational art courses, academic scholarships, and the opportunity to be a part of a creative, nurturing environment that promotes excellence in academic art. Students transfer into many four-year degree programs and focus on a wide range of areas of interest such as painting/drawing, graphic design, illustration, film, animation, and digital media.

Visual Art Program Courses
(Two-Year Transfer Plan for Art Major)

Required Courses/Electives Course Symbol/Number Credit Hours
English Composition I & II ENG 1113, 1123 6
Public Speaking SPT 1113 (@ select colleges) 3
Literature ENG - (ENG 2423 preferred @ USM) 6
History HIS (any history) 6
Social/Behavioral Science Select social/behavioral science course 6
Laboratory Sciences BIO, CHE, PHY 8
College Algebra MAT 1313 or higher 3
Art History I & II ART 2713, 2723 6
Drawing I & II ART 1313, 1323 6
Design I & II ART 1433, 1443 6
Three-Dimensional Design ART 1453 3

The Visual Art Program at ECCC offers an Art Service Scholarship, and the college offers several Full Tuition Scholarships and Partial Tuition Scholarships for qualifying students. For more information or a tour of the facilities, please contact Jeffrey Hodges (visual art instructor) at 601-635-6229 or jhodges@eccc.edu.

We look forward to your visiting soon as we would love to have you join the ECCC family.