Sign up for your FREE subscription to the Ceramic Arts Daily Newsletter and we will give you Tips on Throwing Complex Pottery Forms Using Basic Throwing Skills Free!

All Posts By:

The Other Option: Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

Posted On January 10, 2011 0 Comments

As the pursuit of a bachelor of fine arts degree nears completion, a student cannot help but be overwhelmed by the consequential lingering question of “What comes next?” In order to take my portfolio to a higher level of maturity necessary for graduate school, I needed to be in an environment that would not only allow more time to focus on producing work, but also provide critical feedback to support thoughtful development of content.
Among the faculty feedback I received was a crucial suggestion encouraging me to pursue a post-baccalaureate certificate program. It amazed me to learn that there are institutions that offer a formalized curriculum for individuals in between undergraduate and graduate school, specifically designed to help students make that next step.