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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Gladys Styles Johnston, 79, led UNK during formative decade

College News

Gladys Styles Johnston, 79, led UNK during formative decade

By TODD GOTTULA UNK Communications KEARNEY – Former University of Nebraska at Kearney Chancellor Gladys Styles Johnston of Scottsdale, Arizona, died Wednesday. She was 79. Johnston was chancellor of UNK from 1993 to 2002. “Dr. Johnston led UNK during a formative decade,” Chancellor Doug Kristensen said. “We are grateful for her efforts and accomplishments at […]

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Professors were there to help me succeed. Without them, I never would have achieved my goals and made those first important steps to pave my career right out of college.
Alicia (Myers) Chavez