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Department of Visual and Performing Arts
Member, Texas Tech University System The Princeton Review - 373 Best Colleges, 2011 Edition

Four-Year Plan - Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art - Painting/Drawing

Total Hours: 120

First Year

Fall
Art 1321 3
Art 2311 3
Art 2301 3
English 1301 3
Social Science 3
TOTAL 15
Spring
Art 1322 3
Art 2312 3
Art 2302 3
English 1302 3
Mathematics 3
TOTAL 15

Second Year

Fall
Art 2373 3
Art 3322 (Specialization) 3
Natural Science (Lab) 4
Computer Literacy 3
Eng (Sophomore Literature) 3
TOTAL 16
Spring
Studio Art (Advanced)* 3
Art 3312 (Specialization) 3
History or Political Science 3
Comm 2301 3
Electives 3
TOTAL 15

Third Year

Fall
Art 3321 (Specialization) 3
Art 3323 (Specialization) 3
Natural Science (Lab) 4
Humanities 3
Electives 3
TOTAL 16
Spring
Studio Art (Advanced)* 3
Art 3313 3
Art 4321 (Specialization) 3
History or Political Science 3
Mass Media 2321 3
TOTAL 15

Fourth Year

Fall
Art 3320 (Specialization) 3
Art 4324 (Specialization) 3
Advanced Art History (Specialization) 3
History or Political Science 3
Electives (Advanced)** 3
TOTAL 15
Spring
Studio Art (Advanced)* 3
Art 4372 Portfolio Preparation*** 3
History or Political Science 3
Electives 3
Elective 1
TOTAL 13

* Art 3361, 3331, 3341

** Art 3311 recommended.

*** Portfolio Preparation should be taken the semester a student plans to graduate.

Note: Please be advised that this is a general template for a 4-year program in visual arts. Specific coursework must be discussed with your area program advisor.