Art classes at ECC are held in incredible art studios and facilities that offer opportunities that rival many colleges and universities in Illinois. Work with faculty who are active professionals as you master new skills and hone your visual aesthetic. Art history and art appreciation courses satisfy general education fine arts requirements for your associate degree while you gain a deeper understanding of humanity’s creative endeavors through the ages. Emerging student artists may elect to pursue an associate degree or a more art-focused associate of fine arts degree before transferring to a four-year institution to complete a bachelor’s degree. Whatever your career path, ECC’s art program can help you create a bright new future.

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Art Class Offerings

  • Art Appreciation
  • Art History
  • Art of Film
  • Ceramics
  • Darkroom photography
  • Design
  • Digital photography
  • Drawing
  • Glass fusing
  • Jewelry
  • Life drawing
  • Painting
  • Printmaking
  • Screen printing
  • Sculpture
  • Studio and location lighting

Planning to Transfer

Learn more about earning a Bachelor’s degree, earning summer credits for transfer, or dual admissions with a university by visiting University Transfer & Partnerships.

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Classes in Art apply toward your Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, and Associate in Engineering Science degrees.

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