The Art Major: Studio B.F.A. requires a minimum of 130 total hours to graduate. This total includes Liberal Arts Core requirements (pages xxx-xxx) and the following specified major requirements, plus electives to complete the minimum of 130 hours. Liberal Arts Core courses included in major program requirements are distinguished by italics.
Required: studio distribution.....12 hours
All studio distribution courses must be taken outside the student's studio concentration.
Group 1: 2-D studio distribution.
Group 2: 3-D studio distribution.
Required: history of art distribution.....9 hours
Required: B.F.A. courses
B.F.A. portfolio admission review
600:192 B.F.A. Seminar: Critical Issues in Contemporary Art.....3 hours
600:189 B.F.A. exhibition.....0 hours
Required: courses in studio concentration
Five courses in studio concentration.....15 hours
600:196 B.F.A. Project I (in area of studio concentration).....3 hours
600:197 B.F.A. Project II (in area of studio concentration).....3 hours
Art electives.....12 hours
Courses chosen from studio, art history, or art education. Courses used in other categories cannot count toward these hours.
As a graduation requirement, each B.F.A. candidate must complete a concentration of no less than 21 semester hours in any one of the following studio areas: ceramics, drawing (excluding Drawing I and Drawing II), graphic design, jewelry/metals, painting, performance art, photography, printmaking, or sculpture.
The B.F.A. Exhibition (600:189) serves as the exit requirement for this degree program.