Art Major — BFA Degree Program

Degree Requirements

Requirements for a major in studio art:

ART 153Beginning Drawing

4

ART 154Figure Drawing

4

Total Credit Hours:8

One of the following:

ART 200Handbuilding

4

ART 221Ceramic Sculpture

4

ART 222Wheel Throwing

4

ART 223Terra Cotta and Raku

4

ART 224Murals, Tiles and Mosaics

4

Total Credit Hours:4

One of the following:

ART 201Introduction to Painting

4

ART 250Observational Painting

4

ART 251Mixed-Media Painting

4

ART 252Experimental Painting

4

Total Credit Hours:4

The following art courses

ART 202Beginning Sculpture

4

ART 203Beginning Printmaking

4

ART 204Beginning Design

4

ART 210Beginning Digital Arts

4

ART 304Advanced Drawing

4

Total Credit Hours:20

Three of the following:

ART 268History Survey I

4

ART 269History Survey II

4

ART 270Primitive

4

ART 271Pre-Columbian

4

ART 272Near East

4

ART 273Greco-Roman

4

ART 274Medieval

4

ART 275Renaissance

4

ART 276Baroque-Rococo

4

ART 277Modern Art

4

ART 278Far East

4

ART 279Neo-Classical-Modern Origins

4

Total Credit Hours:12

The following art courses:

ART Additional courses in concentration area

7

ART Electives

10

ART 298Junior Seminar: Portfolio and Professional Practices

2

ART 398Junior Review

0

ART 498Senior Seminar

1

Total Credit Hours:24

*The areas of concentration are drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics and photography. See separate instructions for concentration in art history. An internship program is available that allows selected students to gain experience for credit in several art-related fields.

Total Credit Hours: 72