Fine Arts & Humanities

Music Conductor

Majors & Programs

College of Fine Arts & Humanities

In the College of Fine Arts and Humanities, we challenge students, and students challenge themselves. Through research with faculty mentors, students present their scholarship in location and national forums and excel in performances and competitions. Our college has the following departments and majors:

Museum of Nebraska Art

Facilities & Research

Our dedicated faculty and staff are the primary difference makers in Fine Arts and Humanities. But we also know technology and the learning, lab and performance environments are critical to students' learning. Here at UNK we have plenty of places and opportunities for students to explore, invent, perform, and try things on their own or with other students. Some, like the Frank House and MONA, are totally unique.

Dean Jurma

About Us

Our college bridges to the community, the region and the state by offering performances, internships and research -- and teaches students to become creative, analytic thinkers and decision-makers.

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Success coaches get UNK students past academic hurdles

College News

Success coaches get UNK students past academic hurdles

By TYLER ELLYSON UNK Communications KEARNEY – Asking for help can be hard. Many college students who are struggling academically have a difficult time admitting they’re overwhelmed by their coursework and need some assistance. The success coaches at the University of Nebraska at Kearney understand this fear. They’re here to guide their peers through this […]

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My theory of teaching has always been to take a little bit of yourself and also steal little bits from teachers you liked.
Sam Umland
Chair, English