• Associate in Arts Degree Areas 

    • The Visual Arts Division offers a strong competitive program, which is fully transferable to Texas Universities. We emphasize artistic growth and professional development, while giving you a strong foundation in courses which will prepare you for your chosen field of study.


    Frank Jostes Visual Arts Building,"T"
    Five large fully equipped art studios with North light and high ceilings, Sculpture Studio, and a Glass Hotshop.
    Facility Photos  

    Simon Michael Art Gallery
    Spacious art gallery for professional exhibitions.
    Gallery Exhibition Info  

     Financial Aid 

    There is a variety of financial assistance available for interested students. Information may be found in the financial aid office of the college.

    Students who receive an award in the Coastal Bend College High School Art Competition will be offered an application for the Visual Arts Scholarship. These scholarships provide up to $400 per semester (for four regular consecutive semesters) and a free dormitory room, if available, for recipients from high schools further than 50 miles from Coastal Bend College. Please contact your art teacher or counsellor at your school for further details.