Shawnee State has an excellent concentration in ceramics. The program has a fully equipped studio suite of six rooms, including two rooms of high-end, computer controlled gas and electric kilns and electric wheels. An emphasis on the material and understanding of three-dimensional form is at the core of this discipline. Functional and non functional ceramics are covered in great depth offering multiple avenues of study for the student to pursue. T
This studio concentration prepares students for graduate programs and studio entrepreneurship. This program is designed to bring the student to a high level of aesthetic theory, development process and technical skill in their focused studio area.
A student who has successfully completed a degree in Ceramics may have career opportunities, or further study, in areas which include:
Decorative Tile Designer
Decorative Surface Designer
General Education Program
Further information is listed in the General Education Program in the current catalog or can be obtained from the dean’s office.