Hone your writing skills while deepening your appreciation of literature. Through discussion and close personal attention, you’ll develop analytical, critical reasoning, and communication skills highly sought after by employers in many fields. These skills will also provide you with an excellent foundation for graduate study.

Degree Offered: B.A.
Offered on the Augusta and Bangor campuses

Explore the fields of commercial art, fine art, and documentary photography, while developing your own photography skills.  Boasting a new campus Photo Lab, our program will provide you with hands-on experience as our faculty members help you master advanced technical skills.

Degree Offered: AA
Offered on the Augusta campus.


Develop unique skills, insights, and career options in the dynamic field of professional photography. Our minor in Photography program lets you explore commercial, fine art, and documentary photography. Specialty courses, hands-on experience, internships, and interaction with nationally and internationally known guest lecturers develop your aesthetic awareness and judgment while expanding your perspective on the visual arts. Master advanced technical skills as faculty members concentrate on furthering your growth, emphasizing a strong portfolio, marketing skills, career and educational opportunities, and assistance with job placement and more. Many students elect to augment their photography studies by selecting a major in a related field such as art, media, communications, or journalism.