Multidisciplinary Arts Minor

Develop a thorough understanding and appreciation of arts in many disciplines while cultivating your artistic skills.

At Park University, our Multidisciplinary Arts minor program is designed to provide students with an opportunity to explore artistic expression across a diversity of fields and disciplines.

Locations & Learning Options

As a student in our Minor in Multidisciplinary Arts program, you’ll be required to take face-to-face classes at our Parkville, Missouri campus. This minor requires a total of 18 completed credit hours, and students must maintain a minimum grade point average of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale. Refer to your catalog for a complete listing of coursework for this degree.

Online & Parkville

Multidisciplinary Arts, Minor


Jeff Smith

Chair, Department of Art & Design
Associate Professor of Graphic Design

The study of multidisciplinary arts means more than just studying art; it prepares you to showcase your passion.

At Park University, we strive to help you gain a greater appreciation of the arts while developing your skills in the field. Students who pursue a Minor in Multidisciplinary Arts will pursue coursework in the areas of arts appreciation, as well as studio art and performance. Students will participate in arts appreciation courses such as art history, music appreciation and African American literature, as well as studio art courses in drawing, photography, graphic design software and multimedia content development.


Our programs will prepare you for a career as a:

  • Arts Administrator
  • Creative Director
  • Museum Curator
  • Graphic Designer
students in class
students in art club

Program Highlights

At Park University, the multidisciplinary arts program engages students in both the production and appreciation of artistic works. With a focus on fine arts, this program also encourages you, to extend your studies into either the performative or theoretical aspects of literature, theatre, visual art, history, communication and music. This multidisciplinary approach will provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the many facets of the arts.

Related programs

Park University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.