Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography
Academy of Art University

Program Details

The Academy of Art University offers an online fine arts degree, the Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography.  With this online art program, students learn the knowledge and skills needed to turn their passion for photography into professions.  You will work with a faculty of working artists and professionals who are experts at helping you learn the language of the photography medium, allowing you to tell your stories and communicate your point of view through this visual language.  The core curriculum focuses on fundamental principles while emphasizing the aesthetic and conceptual skills necessary for students to share their unique stories in beautiful new ways.  Students study both traditional and digital photography while expanding their technical abilities across various tools and platforms. 

You will be able to choose to focus on courses in one of these areas:

  • Commercial
  • Editorial
  • Fine Art
  • Documentary

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Academy of Art University is accredited by:

National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score