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Art, B.F.A. (60 Credit Major)

The B.F.A. program is open to students who indicate real promise foThe B.F.A. program is open to students who indicate real promise for doing creative work and wish to pursue a more intensive program in studio art. Candidates for the B.F.A. program must file an application with the Art Department. The application, which includes an essay, faculty recommendations, a listing of ART and ARH courses taken (with grades), and examples of the candidate's work, must be reviewed and approved by a faculty committee before acceptance into the program. Applicants must consult the Department for specific guidelines.

Credits (60):


Foundation requirement consisting of: ART 100, 101, 102, 108, 112, and ARH 167.


General Art History requirement consisting of three Art History courses, at least one of which must be at the 100 level. ARH 167 cannot be counted toward this requirement.


General Studio work to be selected from 100-, 200-, or 300-level ART courses.


Art Specialization, a sequence of 200-, 300-, and 400-level courses (ART 486 may be counted in this category) in one of the following disciplines: ceramics, computer imaging, design, drawing, painting, photography, printmaking, or sculpture. Students should consult the Department for specific courses that constitute a sequence.


Advanced Elective, which may include: ART (CGI) 451, ART (CGI) 480, ART (CGI) 481, ART 486, ART 487, ART 494, ART 496.

Last modified: 7/30/2015