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Visual Arts

Quick Facts

  • Associate of Applied Science: 2-year program (60 semester credit hours)
  • Academic Certificate: 30 semester credit hours
  • Courses:
    • Core Curriculum Requirement: Creative Arts
    • Degree & certificate plan requirements
  • Job opportunities: Careers
  • Full program is offered at these campuses: 


You can work toward your visual and performing arts requirement. In the process, you will benefit from an environment for serious study that leads to individual achievement and exhibition in local art events.

Facilities across all our campuses are equipped to offer the resources you need to develop your skills.

TCC is a member of the Texas Association of Schools of Art and offers the art curriculum approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB). Not all campuses offer all of the approved THECB courses.

Program Option


Campus Galleries

Our campus galleries present exhibits of work by our student and faculty artists as well as work by local, national and international artists. 



Northeast Campus

Suzanne Perez, Chair, Art Department

Northwest Campus

Frederick C. Spaulding, Associate Professor of Art

South Campus

Joshua Goode, Chair, Fine Arts

Southeast Campus

Christopher Blay, Instructional Associate and Curator, The Art Corridor

Trinity River Campus

Angel E. Fernandez, Communications and Fine Arts Department

Updated August 11, 2020