The Department of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) integrates the arts and new technologies in a program which includes the academic study of art, design, art history, music, television, theatre arts and journalism. The faculty includes nationally and internationally recognized scholars and artists. Internships: Newark's rich cultural scene provides opportunities for students to work and study at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, the Newark Museum, NJN-TV, WBGO, and the Jazz Institute. Internships in Newark and nearby New York City are a key part of our program providing entry level professional contacts, and experience.
Degree Programs: Bachelor of Arts:, Art, Design, Art History, Music, Television, Theater, Journalism, B.F.A. Visual Arts .
Minors: Art, Design, Art History, Music, Theatre and Television. Teaching Certification and Music of Art.
Paul Robeson Gallery curates regular exhibitions and gallery talks. Provides a professional forum for student portfolio shows. http://www.andromeda.rutgers.edu/artgallery/