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Bachelor of Fine Arts

(Studio Art major – 120 semester hours)

Academic Major
  Hours
Art 1321, 1322, 2301, 2302, 2311, 2312, and 2373 21
Art 3313, 3361 6
Art 3321, 3322 3
Art 3331, 3341 6
Art (Specialization Area) 24
Other Requirements
  Hours
Communication 2301 3
Computational and Applied Math 1351,
Mathematics 1302, 1324, 1332, 1351
3
English 1301, 1302 6
General Studies 1181 1
History 1301, 1302 6
Humanities:
Cultural Competence 2323,
English 2323, 2324, 2325, 2328, 2329,
History 2331, 2332,
Honors 2305,
Philosophy 2301, 2311, 2321
3
Language, Philosophy, and Culture:
Cultural Competence 2323,
English 2323, 2324, 2325, 2328, 2329,
Philosophy 2301, 2311
3
Life and Physical Sciences:
Biology 1410, 1411, 1481, 1482, 2423, 2424,
Chemistry 1401, 1411,
Geography 2301/2101,
Geology 1401, 1402,
Physical Science 1301/1101, 1302/1102,
Physics 1301/1101, 1302/1102
8
Mass Media 2321 3
Political Science 2301, 2302 6
Social and Behavioral Science:
Agricultural Economics 1331,
Economics, 1300, 2301, 2302,
Geography 2305,
Psychology 1303, 2301,
Sociology 1303, 2301
3
Electives (3-6 elective hours must be advanced to meet the 42 advanced hour requirement) 15

The above professional degree plan meets all core curriculum and Bachelor of Fine Arts degree requirements. The B.F.A. degree with a major in Studio Art requires a minimum of 120 semester credit hours, a minimum of 42 advanced (junior and senior level) semester credit hours, and a minimum of 30 semester credit hours in residence (24 of which must be at the advanced level). 24 of the last 30 hours required to complete this degree must be taken in residence.

Students wishing to pursue all level teacher certification should complete the B.F.A. with an Art Generalist specialization and contact the Educator Preparation Information Center for more information. Minimum course requirements for all level certification in art: ART 1302, ART 4381, ED 4315, ED 4321, ED 4322, ED 4974, EPSY 3303, RDG 4320. Completion of this course of study may require more than 120 hours.


  Specialization Areas

All Bachelor of Fine Arts students are required to select one of the following specialization areas:

Art Generalist
  Hours
Art 3312, 3332, 3362 9
Art 3323 or 4321 3
Art 3371 or 3372 3
Art 4341, 4372 6
Advanced Art History 3
Ceramics
  Hours
Art 3312, 4371, and 4380 9
Art 3332 (6 SCH with repeat) 6
Art 3333 (6 SCH with repeat) 6
Art 4372 3
Graphic Design
  Hours
Art 2372, 3312, 3371, 3372, and 4371 15
Art 4370 (6 SCH with repeat) 6
Art 4372 3
Painting/Drawing
  Hours
Art 3312, 3320 6
Art 3321 or 3322* 3
Art 3323, 4321 6
Advanced Art History 3
Art 4324 3
Art 4372 3

*Cannot be repeated if taken in academic major requirements.

Printmaking
  Hours
Art 3312 3
Art 3362 (9 SCH with repeat) 9
Art 4362 (6 SCH with repeat) 6
Art 4372 3
Advanced Art History 3
Sculpture
  Hours
Art 3311 or 3312 3
Art 4341 (9 SCH with repeat) 9
Art 4342 (6 SCH with repeat) 6
Art 4372 3
Advanced Art History 3