Department of Art

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Michael Henderson


The mission of the Sam Houston State University Department of Art is to teach skills, techniques, aesthetic principles and concepts that develop students personally and help to prepare them for professional careers in art and design as well as post-graduate study. We foster a vibrant environment for creative research and collaboration between faculty, students, and the community.

Contact Information
(936) 294-4311


Academic Programs

The Department of Art currently offers only undergraduate degree programs. See the current undergraduate catalog  for more details.