Imagine, create, illustrate, craft.

Through our Studio Arts coursework you will get a solid foundation in the various areas of studio art, including ceramics, drawing, jewelry and craft, painting, printmaking, and sculpture. While developing your artistici skills, courses will also prepare you for transfer majors in related fields such as design, photography, cinema studies and other areas of study.

Student works during ceramics class.

Programs and Degrees

Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer

Earning an AA-T or AS-T degree at PCC guarantees you admission to many four-year universities with junior standing and prepares you to complete a bachelor degree in a similar major at a CSU or a participating UC, HBCU or private university.

Certificates of Achievement

Our Certificates of Achievement give you the knowledge and training you need to enter a specialized career or enhance your skills for advancement in your job. Designated certificates (18+ units), combined with the completion of General Education coursework may also be applied to an Associate Degree to further increase your employability.


Each semester we offer a variety of Art classes that include art history, drawing and figure drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, illustration, ceramics, jewelry and crafts. Use the links below to see full course descriptions and our current offerings.