Art Major Requirements

Minimum of 51 credits, distributed as follows:

Five fundamentals courses in art to be taken in the first two years.

Fundamentals courses are listed below: (all required)

 • 113 Drawing I
 - 2 cr.
 • 115 2-Dimensional Design
- 2 cr.
 • 116 Digital Is Fundamental
- 2 cr.
 • 165 Three-Dimensional Design - 2 cr. 

Drawing: (one required)

• 212 Drawing/The Figure
- 4 cr.
• 217 Drawing/Works on Paper
- 4 cr.


One concentration of three 4 credit courses and one concentration of two 4 credit  courses in any of the following areas is required.

Ceramics:

• 271 Ceramics I Hand Building
 4cr.
• 250 Ceramics Special Topics: Raw Materials
 4cr.
• 371 Ceramics II Wheel Throwing
 4cr.
• 471 Advanced Ceramics 4cr.

Digital Art and Design:

• 213 Digital Art and Design I: Intro to Digital Media
 4cr. 
• 216 Digital Art and Design II: Digital Print Media
 4cr. 
• 250 Digital Art & Design Special Topics: Interactive Spaces 
4cr.
• 316 Digital Art and Design III: Interactive Media
 4cr. 
• 317 Digital Art and Design IV: Time-Based Media
 4cr.
• 401 Digital Art & Design Studio 4cr.

Glassblowing:
• 276 Glass I
 4cr.
• 376 Glass II
 4cr.
• 377 Glass III 4cr.

Painting:
• 221 Painting: Acrylics
 4cr.
• 222 Painting: Oils
 4cr.
• 223 Painting: Watercolor and Gouache
 4cr.
• 321 Painting II
 4cr.
• 421 Painting III 4cr.

 Photography:
• 241 Photography I
 2cr.
• 341 Photography IIA: Black and White
  2cr.
• 342 Photography IIB: Manipulated Image
 2cr.
• 343 Photography IIC: Color
 2cr.
• 441 Photography III: Portfolio
 4cr.
• 343 Introduction to Digital Photography
 4cr.
• 344 Introduction to Photojournalism 4cr.

 Printmaking:
• 231 Printmaking: Relief
  2cr.
• 233 Printmaking: Intaglio  2cr.
• 234 Printmaking: Lithography
 2cr.
• 235 Printmaking: Silkscreen
 2cr.
• 431 Printmaking III 4cr.

Sculpture:
• 262 Sculpture I
 4cr.
• 361 Sculpture II
 4cr.
• 461 Sculpture III 4cr.

Additional Senior Requirements:
• 411 Art Theory and Practice 2cr.
• 
490 Senior Project in Art 4cr.

Art Electives:
• 214 Papermaking Workshop
 4cr.
• 495 Senior Internship in Art 2 to 4 cr.

Three courses in art history:

Two courses in Art History above the 100 level. One of which must be either 306 or 308:

Sophomore Review - Fall Term (an assesment, not a course)

Junior Review - Spring Term (an assesment, not a course)

  • Sophomore Review must be successfully completed before beginning the senior project.

490 Senior Project in Art (4 credits):

  • Junior Review must be successfully completed before beginning the senior project.