Art Department - Santa Ana College

With one of the largest Art Departments in an Orange County Community College, the Art Department at Santa Ana College provides students with hands-on and academic training leading to certification, AA degrees, or transfer to a four-year college, university, or art school.

In addition, the Art Department manages two professional, student- and community-centered art galleries on its main campus and in downtown Santa Ana.

Areas of Study
Art History
Digital Media Arts
Drawing & Painting (Studio Arts)
Graphic Design
Mural Painting
Public and Community Art - Mural Painting
3D Animation

Associate in Arts Degrees​

•    Art Degree
•    Graphic Design Degree
•    Digital Media Arts Degree
•    Degree Program A-Professional emphasis or transfer preparation to art school
•    Degree Program B-Transfer to state university
•    Art History (AA-T)
•    Studio Art (AA-T)
•    Photography 
   Public and Community Art - Mural Painting





3D Modeling and Animation Certificate

•    3-D Modeling and Animation Certificate A-Art Emphasis
•    3-D Animation Certificate B-Television/Video Communications Emphasis
•    3-D Modeling and Animation Certificate C-Video Game & Interactive Media Art Emphasis
•    3D Modeling & Animation Certificate D-Previsualization Emphasis

Crafts Option Certificate

•    Crafts Certificate A-Jewelry Emphasis Certificate
•    Crafts Certificate D-Ceramics Emphasis Certificate

Digital Media Arts Certificate

•    Digital Media Arts Certificate A-Graphic Design Emphasis
•    Digital Media Arts Certificate B-Web Design Emphasis

Commercial Photography Certificate