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    A student at MICA-does anyone got advice?

    I think to show you guys my problem i need to give you a little back story:
    I have been into art intensely since about the sophomore year of high school. Im trained well in traditional painting and got a large amount of scholarship for MICA, a school near my house last year. Since I got to MICA i have become really scatter brained on what i want to do. I know I want to do concept work for things like video games or movies but I also intend to be a traditional oil painter. This upcoming semester my classes are so scattered it afraid I will never settle into something more specific. My major is listed as painting but im not sure thats what I want to do. Do i need to just buckle down and choose one thing to study? Do you think if I just broadly study many things and dont intensely study one I will be shooting myself in the foot? Any advice?
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    anyone?
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    Illustration will have more to do with concept art than painting will, and should include classes in both traditional and digital painting.
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