Division of Art

The Art division offers majors in Fine Art and Graphic Design. Our challenging and competitive programs are designed to prepare you for a variety of exciting careers in the visual arts, as well as for graduate study. Your professional faculty and knowledgeable advisors will encourage you to extend your learning beyond the classroom. You'll find support in finding just the right internship or opportunity to exhibit your work at and beyond YCP. An associate degree in Fine Art is also offered, as well as four academic minors in Art History, Fine Art, Photography and Visual Communication


York College Galleries

The York College Galleries feature nationally touring exhibitions and invitational shows, as well as faculty and juried student shows.

Faculty Spotlight

Troy Patterson, Graphic Design professor and advisor to the student AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Arts) chapter at York College, is studying an art form that is becoming extinct – letterpress.  Letterpress is a form of linoleum and woodcut printing using typeforms. Learn more.