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College of Science

Department of Science Illustration

Summer of Science Illustration

Each summer, instructors from the Science Illustration Graduate Certificate Program host condensed summer classes. All levels are welcome - from interested amateurs and professionals honing their skills, to high school and college students who want to sketch the natural environment or learn to draw what they observe.

How to register

Cost and payment

Cost: $280 per unit + $39 per term campus fee = $879 per class

  • If you are not a CSUMB degree-track student, your fees are due at time of registration with check or Credit Card Authorization Form
  • If you are a CSUMB Degree Track Student, register and make your payment online in OASIS.

2023 courses

Introduction to Digital Painting (online)

Drawing Animals in Procreate (online)

Botanical Illustration

Comics for Nature and Science Storytelling (online)

Field Sketching

Traditional Techniques in Science Illustration

Marine Science Illustration

Paleoart: Illustrating Extinct Animals (online)

Course descriptions and schedules will be posted shortly.