The art curriculum includes painting and drawing, graphic design, sculpture, photography, calligraphy, and art history and education, as well as other studio classes. Courses provide exposure and technical expertise as it relates on a personal basis to each artist's development in relationship to balance, line, shape, color and proportion.
The Bede Art Gallery provides a cultural center where professional artists can showcase their work. It features monthly regional artists and a student art exhibit each semester. The gallery provides opportunities to share and broaden aesthetic dialogue and perspectives.