Degree Programs

BFA with Concentration in Ceramics and Sculpture

Art Foundation Requirements - 21 hrs

(all courses are 3 hrs, except as noted)

  • AR 101 Survey of Art History I
  • AR 102 Survey of Art History II
  • AR 120 Design I 2-D
  • AR 121 Design II 3-D
  • AR 131 Basic Photo Imaging
  • AR 140 Drawing I
  • AR 141 Drawing II

General Studio/Intermediate Courses 18 hrs

  • AR 219 Intro to Printmaking
  • AR 220 Darkroom Photography I
  • AR 223 Graphic Design I
  • AR 240 Painting I
  • AR 260 Ceramics I
  • AR 262 Sculpture I

Courses for Concentration 18 hrs

  • AR 360 Ceramics II
  • AR 364 Advanced Sculpture (2 semesters) – 6 hrs
  • AR 361 Ceramic Glaze/Surface Exploration OR AR 460 Advanced Ceramics (topic)
  • AR 3XX 3-D Elective
  • AR 343 Figure Drawing

Required Upper level Courses 18 hrs

  • AR 3XX Art History Elective
  • AR 300 Art Theory Past and Present OR AR 307 20th Century Art
  • AR 407 21st Century Art Practices
  • AR 400 Senior Exhibition – 1 hr
  • AR 401 Internship – 3 hrs
  • AR 403 Workshop in Art Media
  • AR 404 BFA Professional Practice – 2 hrs 

Open Art Electives:  Upper level – 9 hrs

  • Any studio or special topics courses.  May include 3 hrs travel/study and/or 3 hrs Art History courses. 

Students seeking a B.F.A. degree must apply for admission to the B.F.A. Program (sophomore level) 

Total Art hours:  84
Total Gen Ed /University Core credits:  39
Total credits for Degree:  123