Department of Applied Arts

Department of Applied Arts

3 different majors in degree, diploma and certificate programs, the Northern Port University Department of Applied Arts prepares its graduating students for the ongoing changes and developments in the field of applied arts.

Offering exclusive areas of studies like, Interior Design and Architecture, with courses designed to support students majoring in the various online degree programs, Northern Port University offers students various alternatives for their career.

Our programs are designed to inculcate a strong knowledge base for a rewarding career in architecture, the Department of Applied Arts understand the attraction of the industry, with engineers emphasizing on the design, development, analysis, production, and testing of various architectural designs as well as layouts. Our course programs offer extensive computer training and a thorough consideration of efficient processes in buildings, construction, and structures.

Furthermore, visual communication offers a concrete foundation for pursuing rewarding careers in the areas of history, fine arts and even the media industry. As artists are trained to communicate ideas as well as emotions using diverse mediums, they can explore careers working in an art studio or gallery, museum, or even work in parallel on their own projects.

Offering lucrative career opportunities, this Department satisfies an ever growing demand for new graduates in the industry. To help our current and potential students, we allow them to select their major after their admission as well. However, if you are interested in a particular major, you may select it from the list given on the right side.


  • Visual Communication
Exclusive Majors

  • Interior Design
  • Architecture

Programs offered under Applied Arts

Degree Programs
  • Associate Degree (AA)
  • Associate-to-Bachelor's Degree (BA)
  • High School Diploma-to-Bachelor's Degree (BA)
  • Masters Degree (MA)
  • Doctorate Degree (DA)
  • Doctorate Degree (PhD)

Diploma Programs
  • Undergraduate Diploma in Applied Arts
  • Graduate Diploma in Applied Arts

Certificate Programs
  • Course Certificate in Applied Arts
  • Undergraduate Course Certificate in Applied Arts
  • Graduate Certificate in Applied Arts
  • Graduate Course Certificate in Applied Arts
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Credit Transfer

If you have already studied some courses of university degree and have its transcript, we will accept the credit hours of those courses and reduce the equivalent from your program. So you won't have to study that course again. This will reduce both your tuition and time required to complete your education. Read more


Prior Learning
You can get credits for your prior learning. If you have strong command in some courses (through your work experience, prior knowledge or trainings, etc.) you can get their credits! So you won't have to study that course and both your tuition and time required will be reduced.