BA/BS Major in Art

Requirements for a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science Degree with a Major in Art

Additional Graduation Requirements

General Education Component
Area I (Written Composition)6
Area II (Humanities and Fine Arts) 112
Area III (Natural Sciences and Mathematics)11
Area IV (History, Social and Behavioral Sciences)12
Global Environments and Societies
Survey of World Civilization to 1500
and Survey of World Civilization since 1500
General Psychology
Area V
Major Core Requirements in Art
AR 170Art Appreciation 23
AR 201Digital Photo I3
AR 221Drawing I3
AR 222Drawing II3
AR 231Design I3
AR 232Design II3
AR 281Art History Survey I 33
AR 282Art History Survey II 33
AR 283Art History Survey III 33
AR 311Printmaking I3
AR 342Painting I3
AR 347Digital Media I 43
AR 351Ceramics I3
AR 385WCritical and Applied Art Theory 33
AR 391Sculpture I3
AR 423Digital Portfolio Design3
Select one from the following:3
Professional Practices in Art 5
Studio Elective 6
Methodology and Materials in Art 2
Select one from the following advanced art history courses:3
Modern Art
Modern Architecture
Italian Renaissance Art
American Art
Women in Art History
Special Topics in art History
A minor is not required for these majors
General Elective hours may vary in order to bring total hours to 125
Total Hours125

For BA degree, select six hours of a required foreign language at the introductory level.


Required for Art/Education double majors only.


These courses are required in these majors if not completed as a part of the General Education Component.


Fulfills computer literacy requirement.


Required for Art double majors.


BA/BS requires a minimum of three hours. Select from AR 300-400 level.