Department of Art

McMurry University
Abilene, Texas 79697-0368


You’ll be well prepared for a successful career in a variety of fields, including animation, graphic design, illustration or web design.

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What Sets Us Apart

Your studies at McMurry will be in depth and hands on. You’ll participate in group projects, have your work featured in art galleries, and work with local universities and artists to obtain a well-rounded education. Distinguished professors lead the way in McMurry’s prestigious college courses and will provide one-on-one support in small classrooms. Your knowledge and experience will come together in a final senior exhibition that will be a gateway into future employment or education.


What You Can Earn

Bachelor of Arts in Multimedia and Graphic Design

You’ll complete at least 120 credit hours, not including developmental courses. At least 39 hours will be at an advanced level.

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Multimedia and Graphic Design

All degrees require a minimum of 120 credit hours, excluding developmental courses. A minimum of 39 credit hours must be advanced level.


Brighten up someone’s day with original art while qualifying for a highly marketable career in multimedia and graphic design. You’ll join other McMurry graduates in careers like user interface design, graphic design, illustration, 3D animation, videogame design, product development, marketing, package design and more.

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