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  B.F.A. Studio Art Degree Requirements

Foundations Year: First Semester 16 cr

Foundations Year: Second Semester 16 cr

___Art 110 Foundations Drawing GE 3 cr

___Art 120 Foundations Drawing Comp. 3 cr

___Art 131 Foundations Studio I  4 cr

___Art 142 Foundations Studio II  4 cr

___Art History 100 Anc.- Med.    3 cr

___Art History Ren.– Mod.  3 cr

___General Education Course 3 cr

___General Education Course 3 cr

___General Education Course 3 cr

___General Education Course 3 cr

Sophomore Year First Semester 15 cr

Sophomore Year: Second Semester 15 cr

___Art 200 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art 200 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art 200 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art 200 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art 200 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art 200 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art History (Modern) 3 cr

___General Education Course 3 cr

___General Education Course 3 cr

___General Education Course 3 cr

Junior Year: First Semester 15 cr

Junior Year: Second Semester 15 cr

___Art 300 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art 300 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art 300 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art 300 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art History course 3 cr

___Art 300 Theme Based Sem. 3 cr

___Art 370 Jr Year Writing GE 3 cr

___General Education Course 3 cr

___General Education Course 3 cr

___General Education Course 3 cr

Senior Year: First Semester 15 cr

Senior Year: Second Semester 13 cr

___Art 400 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art 400 BFA Project 6-9 cr

___Art 400 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art 400 Studio Elective 3 cr

___Art 400 Studio Elective 3 cr

___General Education Course 3 cr

___General Education Course 3 cr

 

___General Education Course 3 cr

 

Credit Summation

 

Foundations:

14 cr

200 level Studio Courses

18 cr

300 level Studio Courses

15 cr

400 level Studio Courses

12 cr

400 level BFA Project

09 cr

Junior Year Writing Art 370

03 cr

Art History

12 cr

General Education Requirements: To monitor your General Education progress, go to your SPIRE homepage, click Academics, then Degree Progress Report.

120 Graduation Credits

While there is a recommended sequence of classes, students are encouraged to diversify their educational experience through elective courses.

You may choose to take Art History 115 instead of the year-long survey of Art History 100 and Art History 110, but you must take a total of 4 Art History courses for a total of 12 credits, including Art History 324: Modern Art.

Independent Study credit in the Studio Art Program must be sponsored by full time Studio Arts faculty. BFA students can take a maximum of 12 Independent Study credits toward degree requirements.

Grades in Art and Art History courses must be C or above to be used to fulfill Department of Art, Architecture and Art History requirements.

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