Whether it's ceramics and sculpture, painting and drawing, photography, print and web design or the design of smartphone applications, studying art at Emmanuel provides a collaborative, rich and rewarding experience.


Emmanuel's art faculty are working artists, designers and art historians who are exhibiting, publishing and designing locally, nationally and internationally. They are dedicated to developing every student's potential to creatively communicate, influence and interact in society in a compelling and engaging way. 

Thanks to Emmanuel's location, you will have unique access to study at world-class museums including the Museum of Fine Arts and the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, and engage with professional artist communities, open studio events and gallery exhibits. Emmanuel's participation in the Colleges of the Fenway consortium, which includes the Massachusetts College of Art and Design, will also expand your academic offerings, with courses such as glass blowing and bronze casting. Rich in inspiration and education, Boston provides a canvas for aspiring artists, photographers and graphic designers to soak up rich culture, creativity and inspiration.

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The Emmanuel Effect

Emmanuel College graduates can be found making their mark at leading companies and organizations all over the city of Boston, across the country and around the world. But their path to success and fulfillment starts on campus, with a commitment to achieve at the highest level in their studies, in leadership roles and in student clubs and organizations, while engaging in purposeful work that honors their obligations to their communities and the wider world.

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of 2020 graduates who were seeking employment within the creative arts, design & media career community had found a job (by one year after graduation)


of 2020 graduates within the creative arts, design & media career community who were seeking admission to graduate school had been accepted (by one year after graduation)

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Emmanuel is a place where students broaden their sense of what’s possible and prepare for inspiring careers in an ever-changing world. Be here.