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

Bachelor of Arts

(Art major – 120 semester hours)

Academic Major
Courses Hours
Art 1321, 1322, 2301, 2302, 2311, and 2312 18
Art Specialization Area (advanced) 12
Art (advanced) 6
Other Requirements
Courses Hours
Communication 2301 3
Computational and Applied Math 2305, Mathematics 1302, 1303, 1311,
1312, 1332, 1561, 2305, or 2513
3
Computer Literacy 3
English 1301, 1302 or Honors 1302, and one sophomore literature 9
History 1301 and 1302 6
Humanities (English-an additional sophomore literature, History 2331, 2332, French 2372; German 2372, Philosophy 2301, 2311, or 2321, Honors 2301) 3
Mass Media 2321 or 2344 3
Modern Languages 2311 and 2312 6
Natural Science (two lab sciences): biology, chemistry, geology,
physical science, physics
6
Political Science 2301 and 2302 6
Social Science: Agricultural Economics 1331, Economics, 2300, 2301,
2302, Geography 2301, Psychology 1303, 2301, Sociology 1303, 2301, 2307
3
Minor
Courses Hours
Minor (12 advanced hours) 18
Electives
Courses Hours
Electives (12 elective hours must be advanced to meet the 42 advanced hour requirement) 13

An additional six (6) advanced hours should be taken in the minor in addition to the required six advanced in residence hours in order to meet the 42 advanced hour requirement.

The above degree plan meets all core curriculum and Bachelor of Arts degree requirements. The B.A. degree with a major in 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.