Art Curriculum Requirements

Degrees Awarded

Associate of Arts (A.A.) and Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)


Major Requirements

Students seeking a Bachelor of Arts in Art must choose one of the following concentrations (or teacher licensure):

The Department of Art also offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in Graphic Design.


Minor Requirements

The minor in Art consists of 18-24 s.h. distributed as follows:

Required Course

  • ARH 2530 Survey of Art History I (3 s.h.)

Art History Elective

Choose one of the following:

  • ARH 2540 Survey of Art History II (3 s.h.)
  • ARH 3530 Renaissance & Baroque: Art History & Theory (3 s.h.)
  • ARH 3540 Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century: Art History & Theory (3 s.h.)
  • ARH 4850 Special Topics in Art History (3 s.h.)

Studio Courses

  • 12 s.h. in studio to be chosen in consultation with the art faculty. Prerequisites: ART 1010 and 2030 are prerequisites for all studio courses.

Associate of Arts Concentration Requirements

The Associate of Arts concentration in Art consists of 18-24 s.h. distributed as follows:

Required Course

  • ARH 2530 Survey of Art History I (3 s.h.)

Art History Elective

Choose one of the following:

  • ARH 2540 Survey of Art History II (3 s.h.)
  • ARH 3530 Renaissance & Baroque: Art History & Theory (3 s.h.)
  • ARH 3540 Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century: Art History & Theory (3 s.h.)
  • ARH 4850 Special Topics in Art History (3 s.h.)

Studio Courses

  • 12 s.h. in studio to be chosen in consultation with the art faculty. Prerequisites: ART 1010 and 2030 are prerequisites for all studio courses.