Fine Arts

Enjoy the fine arts at M State

Interested in the fine arts? Whether you're a student considering a career in the arts or a community member who enjoys music, visual arts and the theatre, M State has opportunities for you on our Fergus Falls campus.

M State's fine arts degree programs include:

The Art Transfer Pathway allows you to complete your Associate of Fine Arts degree at M State and transfer your credits directly to designated fine arts degree program at one of the seven Minnesota State universities.

Our Associate of Fine Arts in Music offers both a vocal and instrumental focus. Graduates can transfer seamlessly into bachelor's degree fields in music-related programs.

With the Theatre Transfer Pathway, your associate degree courses will transfer directly into designated bachelor's degree program at the Minnesota State universities.

Fine arts are returning this fall!

Are you missing the camaraderie of fine arts courses? Fine arts are returning to M State this fall with safe on-campus practices at rehearsals. You can still enjoy the connection of ensembles and performance-based courses with added options for safe practices.

Sign up for any of these courses:

  • Concert Choir: MUSC 1141
  • Voice Ensemble (auditioned ensemble from Concert Choir members): MUSC 1135
  • Concert Band: MUSC 1164
  • Jazz Ensemble: MUSC 1162
  • Theater Performance Practicum: THTR 1120
  • Theater Tech Practicum: THTR 1125

Music Department opportunities

Numerous M State Music Department opportunities are open to all M State students:

  • Chamber Chorale
  • Concert Band
  • Concert Choir
  • Jazz Band
  • Voice Ensemble