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California State University, Sacramento
Photography: The Bachelor of Arts in Photography is a joint major that prepares students to enter one of the exciting professional photographic fields. By combining courses from the Art Department and the Department of Design, as well as support classes in Journalism and Business, the program equips students aesthetically, technically, and professionally for a future in photography. The program has a curricular emphasis on the visual arts, integrating areas that are particularly valuable to those considering a professional photographic career or continuing in a graduate program. The major is structured to provide students with the skills and understanding to enable them to create images that will stand out among the profusion of photographs in the commercial, editorial or fine art arenas.
The Photography program at Sacramento State is one of the most highly sought after programs in Northern California. Due to the large number of applications, the program is now officially impacted. Students wishing to become Photography majors must complete a series of required lower division courses and then must apply for admission to the program. It is highly recommended that interested students speak with a Photography advisor as soon as possible. Check with the Department of Design, (916) 278-3962 to confirm current criteria or visit: http://www.al.csus.edu/design/
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