Jun 18, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Art Studio, BFA

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Liberal Studies: 43-44

As outlined in Liberal Studies Requirements  with the following specifications:

Mathematics: 3

Liberal Studies Elective: 3


Beginning Studio Electives: 15

Five of the following nine courses:

Art History Required: 6

Intermediate/Advanced Studio Required: 27

(Select one of two concentrations.)

Art Studio Specialization:

Studio areas of study include ceramics, painting, woodworking, drawing, fibers, sculpture, print media, jewelry and metals, and internship. Select from:

Graphic Design Specialization:

Studio area of study includes graphic design and internship. Select from:

Primary Studio Emphasis: 18

  • Select any 300-400 level courses from one studio area listed in track options above. (2, 3)

Synthesis Studio: 9

  • Art Studio Track majors select 300-400 level courses listed within track options above that are outside students’ primary studio area. These studio courses must relate to one’s primary studio area emphasis conceptually and/or technically. Graphic Design Track majors may select 300-400 level graphic design courses or 300-400 level courses from the Art Studio Track if they relate conceptually and/or technically.
    (2, 3, 4)

Intermediate/Advanced Studio Electives: 9

  • Select any 300-400 level art studio courses. (1, 2)

Senior Thesis and Professional Practicum: 3

Free Electives: 4-5

Total Degree Requirements: 120

See advisory paragraph “Timely Completion of Degree Requirements ” in the section on Requirements for Graduation

(1) Student must achieve a cumulative 2.5 GPA and earn a “C” or better in all ART and ARHI courses to graduate.

(2) Students must complete 3cr within an advanced studio before permission will be granted to enroll in the 6cr component of the advanced level. Permission of the instructor is a prerequisite to all 6cr advanced courses.

(3) Inclusion of internship credits toward any portion of fulfillment of degree requirements must be approved by the departmental chair and student’s major advisor. Approval must be obtained in writing before enrollment.

(4) Synthesis studio courses must be approved by academic advisor.

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