Online College Courses for Credit

Fine Arts


Our Photography course goes beyond shutter speed, f-stop, and exposure to examine the history and digital future of this discipline within Fine Arts. With a broad spectrum of concepts, ideas, and applications, Photgraphy encompasses interdisciplinary topics that allow you to practice, perfect and challenge yourself. With an eye on developing practical connections within the art of Photography, we give you the skills and insights to master the basic foundation required for advanced applications.​

Fine Arts Courses for College Credit

Sophia College Courses are low-cost, self-paced, credit-carrying courses eligible for transfer to many different colleges and universities.*

Introduction to Art History

Explore the basics of art history, periods of art, museum exhibits, and architecture.

Visual Communications

Study visual design methods and principles and evaluate how visual design affects communication.

The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 26 of Sophia's online courses for college credit. These courses are eligible to transfer to many different colleges and universities.