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Thank you for contacting Watkins College of Art and expressing interest in our degree programs. Since 1885, Watkins has inspired thousands of students to pursue their dreams and become the innovators who drive our creative economy and common culture.

Watkins is one of the country’s leading colleges of art and a place where students like you will find everything they need to fuel their creative journey. Every day at Watkins, artists, entrepreneurs, designers, and makers — people with big ideas, ingenuity, and unique perspectives — immerse themselves in the Watkins experience. That experience includes renowned faculty members, dedicated studio space, trailblazing visiting artists, and unparalleled access to Nashville, known as America’s “It” City.

Our students and alumni gain significant regional, national, and international reputations as artists, designers, filmmakers, and entrepreneurs. Read all about them on our website, subscribe to our eNews via the home page, and follow us on social media to learn more.

What is your passion? Would you like to experiment in state-of-the-art facilities and connect with amazing mentors? To create beyond your wildest imagination? We can’t wait for you to join us.

We look forward to getting to know you better and exploring your interests. We will be in contact with you soon to answer any questions you may have.

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The Admissions Team