Roberts Wesleyan College

Roberts Wesleyan College2301 Westside Drive
Rochester, NY 14617

Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,230
Graduate Enrollment: 353

Art & Design Program
Students Enrolled: 60 Majors
Graduates per Year: 12–17

Roberts Wesleyan CollegeAccreditations
Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA)
Association of Colleges and Universities of the State of New York
National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU)

Full-time Faculty
Doug Giebel, M.F.A. (Chair)
Scot Bennett, M.F.A
Chris Petrides, M.F.A.
Romy Hosford, M.F.A.

Part-time Faculty
Peter Pincus, M.F.A.
Susan Leo, M.F.A.
Andrew Eckert, M.F.A.

Degrees Offered
B.A. Studio Art
B.S. Studio Art
B.S. in Art Education

Studio Art

Painting, Drawing, Printmaking, Ceramics, Sculpture, Photography, Graphic Design, Time-Based Media

Art Department Highlights

  • 11,000 square feet of studio and classroom space.
  • A bustling art club full of students engaged in community art discourse.
  • Educational excursions to local, state, and national art exhibitions and museums.
  • Every two years we offer an international art history course.
  • Roberts is geographically located in western New York accessible to major art museums and galleries.
  • Our B.S. in art education has a five year triple certification option which gives students certification in Visual Art K-12, Special Education and Childhood.
  • We host the Schoenhal’s Symposium every other year bringing to campus prominent artists and scholars to discuss timely topics related to the visual arts and Christianity.
  • State of the art Mac computer labs and equipment.
  • Nationally recognized art faculty in studio exhibition and publication.