Academic Catalog

Art Major — B.A.

This B.A. degree requires 90 liberal arts credits out of the 120 credits required for graduation.


Art B.A. Major Requirements50
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements and Electives  170
Total Credits120

Degree Requirements

Art majors are required to take at least two of the six introductory courses before taking classes above level 2.

Theory and Practice of Art
ART 10000Theory and Practice 1: Play1
ART 20000Theory and Practice 2: Exploration1
ART 30000Theory and Practice 3: Professional Practices3
ART 40000Theory and Practice 4: Contemporary Theories of Art3
Foundations of Art Media
ART 12000Two-Dimensional Design3
ART 11xxxAny level 1 Drawing course3
ART 14xxxAny level 1 Painting course3
ART 15xxxAny level 1 Sculpture course3
ART 16xxxAny level 1 Print Media course3
Select 9 credits of intermediate ART courses in at least two different media:9
ART 21xxx
Any level 2 Drawing course
ART 22xxx
Any level 2 Graphic Design course
ART 24xxx
Any level 2 Painting course
ART 25xxx
Any level 2 Sculpture course
ART 26xxx
Any level 2 Print Media course
Digital Studio I
Select 9 credits of advanced ART courses (only 3 credits of independent study or internship may be taken towards this requirement):9
ART 31xxx
Any level 3 Drawing course
ART 32xxx
Any level 3 Graphic Design course
ART 34xxx
Any level 3 Painting course
ART 35xxx
Any level 3 Sculpture course
ART 36xxx
Any level 3 Print Media course
ART 399xx
Independent Study in Art
Art Internship
ART 499xx
Independent Study in Art
ARTH 11100Episodes in Western Art3
ARTH 28500Art since 19603
or ARTH 28600 Art and Globalization
ARTH xxxxxOne additional ARTH course at level 2 or level 33
Total Credits50