Art (BFA, BA)

Art

The Studio Art program prepares majors for their future lives as professionals in the field of art and for advanced study at the graduate level. The classes are designed to foster individual growth in an integrated academic studio environment. The Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) is respected as the professional degree for Fine Arts. Courses are recommended for non-majors who wish to enrich their lives and develop new skills and for students who wish to minor in Art or Art History.

The major in Art offers two degrees: Bachelor of Fine Arts and Bachelor of Arts

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in Studio Art, requiring 24 credits of the core curriculum, plus 30 credits of art electives and 6 credits of art history electives.
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in Graphic Design, requiring 21 credits of the core curriculum, plus 33 credits of art electives and 3 credits of art history electives.
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Studio Art, requiring 24 credits of the core curriculum, plus 12 credits of art electives and 3 credits of art history electives.
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Art History, requiring 27 credits of the core curriculum, plus 12 credits of art history electives and 6 credits of art history cognate courses or approved substitutes.