The Art Department offers theoretical and practical courses in the traditional disciplines of art and art history as well as digital and photographic arts. Students may take courses to prepare for a major in art or art history, to meet general education requirements or for personal growth.
Career directions include working artist, teacher, graphic designer, photographer, sculptor, curator in a museum or gallery, conservator, appraiser, or work in various related fields such as marketing and advertising.

Contact Information

Department Chair:Dean Ramos
Office: Oceanside, Room 2269
P 760.757.2121 x6443

Dean: Jonathan Fohrman
Office: Oceanside, Building 2708
P 760.795.6818

Department: Art

Administrative Assistant to the Dean: Toni Sharp
P 760.795.6844

Interim Academic Division Administrative Assistant: Veronica Sanchez
P 760.795.6816


Full-Time Faculty

Instructional Associate

Instructional Assistant

Kruglak Gallery Director