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Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art

Create with Passion

Explore a world of artistic possibilities at Georgia Southern University’s Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art. From painting and sculpture to digital media and art history, we offer a wide range of programs to nurture your creativity and help you achieve your artistic dreams. Whether you’re an emerging artist or a seasoned creative looking to expand your horizons, our department provides a supportive and inspiring environment for students to create with a distinct voice and discipline-specific artistic mastery.

Explore Your Artistic Journey with Georgia Southern’s Art Programs

Georgia Southern’s Art Department offers a diverse range of academic options to ignite your creativity and enhance your artistic skills. Whether you’re passionate about art history, studio art, graphic design, or art education, our programs provide a welcoming and inspiring environment to help you excel. Discover your path in the world of art through our various majors, minors, and concentrations.

Degree Offerings

*These programs are only available at the Statesboro campus.

Accredited Programs

Pursue your undergraduate degree with confidence with our NASAD-accredited programs.

Campus Flexibility

Some programs are available on both the Statesboro and Armstrong campuses.

Career-Focused Degrees

Our degree options are designed to prepare you for a career that best fits your future endeavors and train you for the best career advancement opportunities.

Unlock Exciting Career Opportunities

At Georgia Southern University, our Arts and Humanities degree programs open doors to a multitude of exciting career prospects. Graduates benefit from strong earning potential, with average starting salaries above $40,000. Whether you’re passionate about design, film, journalism, theater, or fine arts, our programs provide a solid foundation for success. Join us and embark on a fulfilling journey where your love for the arts can lead to a rewarding career. Your future begins at Georgia Southern.



The Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art is an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).

Faculty Openings

Georgia Southern University is a distinctive combination of Southern charm and uncompromising academics. Founded in 1906, Georgia Southern is a Carnegie Doctoral/R2 institution with a focus on public-impact research, serving nearly 26,000 students on three beautiful campuses in Statesboro, Savannah, and Hinesville, and via a growing online program. Through our degree offerings at the associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels, Georgia Southern offers a distinctive combination of community collaboration, world-class scholarship, innovative teaching, and hands-on learning opportunities.

Available Positions

Position: Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Art/2D Animation

Search Number: 67965


Matthew Mogle, Search Chair for Animation, Search 67965
Georgia Southern University
Telephone: 912.478.5358

Human Resources

More information about the institution is available through or The names of applicants and nominees, vitae, and other non-evaluative information may be subject to public inspection under the Georgia Open Records Act. Georgia Southern University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. Individuals who need reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the search process should notify Human Resources at 912-478-6947.