Academic Catalog

Art Major

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Degree Type Offered: B.A. Major

Requires a bachelor of arts degree and consists of a minimum of 36 semester hours distributed as follows.

Note:  Students may not double major in Art and Digital Media Arts.


Three courses (9 credits):

ART-120 Introduction to Visual Design

ART-130 Introduction to Drawing

Any digital media course at the 300-level

Art History

Three courses (9 credits):

ART-200W Survey of Art History (prehistory to 1400)

ART-201 Survey of Art History (1400 to Present)

ART-300W Modern & Post-Modern Art


ART-301W Perspectives on Contemporary Art

Studio Focus

Select four studio courses including at least one 400-level course from the following :

ART-310 Ceramic Sculpture

ART-311 Wheel Thrown Ceramics I

ART-315 Wood Sculpture

ART-316 Metal Sculpture

ART-322 Web Design and Development

ART-323 Graphic Design

ART-328 The Book Arts

ART-331 Collage and Assemblage

ART-335 Painting

ART-344 Photography

ART-346 Studio Photography

ART-347 Videography I

ART-411 Wheel Thrown Ceramics II

ART-415 Advanced Sculpture

ART-422/DMS-522 Web Design and Development II

ART-423/DMS-523 Graphic Design II

ART-430 Advanced Drawing

ART-435 Advanced Painting

ART-444 Advanced Photography

ART-448X/DMS-548 Videography II

ART-470 Special Topics

ART-471 Special Topics in Photography

ART-490 Independent Study


Two courses (6 credits):

ART-451 Senior Thesis

ART-461 Professional Practices