Perform. Write. Create. Produce. Whatever your ambition, Grand Canyon University's (GCU) College of Fine Arts and Production has you covered. Here, you will find a culture that celebrates creativity and a curriculum dedicated to nurturing your dreams. Our fine arts degrees combine studio practice, lecture courses and interactions with active industry professionals to foster critical awareness and artistic exploration. With our highly qualified faculty and applied learning concepts, GCU serves as the perfect stage to explore your purpose.

At GCU, fine arts majors produce and perform in critically acclaimed productions that enhance musical and theatrical knowledge through practical application. Entertain captivated audiences with talents refined in our Bachelor of Arts in Dance or Bachelor of Arts in Music with Emphasis in Piano Performance. Rehearse acting or stage skills with the Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Drama. Learn to motivate others to shine with a performance education major, such as the Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Education or the Bachelor of Arts in Music Education - Choral: Vocal.

Interested in online degree programs? The College of Fine Arts and Production prepares you for a creative career in digital and visual arts with fine arts degrees offered on campus or online. Study to unleash the power of marketing with the Bachelor of Arts in Advertising and Graphic Design or Bachelor of Arts in Digital Design with an Emphasis in Web Design. Or, heighten your directing and editing skills with a Bachelor of Arts in Digital Film with an Emphasis in Production. In GCU's College of Fine Arts and Production, the possibilities are plentiful.

Fine Arts Degree Programs

Considering a fine arts degree from GCU? The College of Fine Arts and Production offers a variety of degree programs for fine arts majors. Learn about the programs available at GCU, from dance to theatre education to digital film and design.


Students seeking entry into select Bachelor of Arts majors, including music, music education, dance, dance education, theatre education and theatre and drama, must audition for full acceptance into the College of Fine Arts and Production. If you wish to minor in dance, theatre or music, an audition is not required. To request an audition, you must be accepted as a GCU student. For more information, visit the auditions page or call 855-GCU-LOPE.

Dual Enrollment at GCU

GCU offers dual enrollment opportunities to qualified high school students interested in getting a jumpstart on collegiate learning.

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Non-Degree Courses

Not seeking a fine art degree? GCU allows non-degree seekers to take bachelor's and master's level courses online or on campus. Explore our individual course offerings.

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Minors for Fine Arts Majors

Enhance your knowledge and future prospects with courses in business, education and more. Fine arts majors can declare a minor to complement their degree. Discover your choices.

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Program Locations

All College of Fine Arts and Production students can enjoy the traditional campus experience at GCU's Phoenix location. We also offer several of our fine arts degrees online.

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