Art Atelier vs. University: A Measure Of Degree

Art Atelier vs. University: A Measure Of Degree

'Do I get a degree...? ' This is the most common question asked when a student is considering whether or not to attend a traditional atelier-based fine art programme. Unlike most university arts programmes which can offer degrees in art — whether baccalaureate, masters, or in some instances Phd — an atelier(or academy) usually cannot(some have been able to more recently). Why not? And more importantly, does that matter?