The College of Arts and Sciences subsite on the University of Miami's website offers comprehensive information on the department's program options, faculty, facilities, exhibitions and news; college search websites like Peterson's also offer departmental information. According to the University of Miami's website, some areas students can study include art history, ceramics, studio art, photography and graphic design, and programs are available at both the undergraduate and graduate levels
Students at the school get access to an art library and studios, and there are also art museums and galleries on campus. The school hires professional artists in addition to full-time faculty, and students have professional development opportunities. Those potential students wanting more information about the department can contact the school by phone at (305) 284-2542, as of 2015.