Art B.A. (Concentration in Studio Art)

Degree Requirements: 124 Credit Hours

See Core Curriculum for required courses in Area A1 through Area E.

Credit Hours
General Requirements (Core Areas A - E)42
Additional Requirements4
Area F - Courses Appropriate to Major
ART   1010Drawing I 3
ART   10202D Art and Design Foundations3
ART   10303D Art and Design Foundations3
ART   1132Digital Art and Design Foundations3
ARTH   2531Art History I 3
ARTH   2532Art History II 3
Major Requirements
Select 9 credit hours from the following upper division Art History courses:9
Dada and Surrealism
Italian Mannerism
Northern Renaissance Art
Pre-Colombian Art
Graphic Design Art History
African Art
American Art
Art and Architecture of the Ancient World
Medieval Art
Italian Renaissance Art
Baroque and Rococo Art
19th Century Art
Art History Travel Research
20th Century Art
Contemporary Art
Art History Seminar
Select 21 credit hours from the following Exploratory Studio Art courses (at least (4) courses must be at the 3000 level or above):21
Drawing II
Animation I
Advanced Placement Studio
Painting: Introduction
Ceramics: Introduction
Digital Dimensions
Small Metals Design: Fundamentals
Typography I
Visual Thinking in Graphic Design
Photographic Imaging I
Print, Paper, Book Arts: Introduction
Animation II
Drawing III
Figure Drawing
Small Metals Design: Intermediate I
Photograhic Imaging II
Photograhic Imaging III
3D Animation
Selected Topics in Art
*Other exploratory studio ART courses available with advisor consent.
Required Capstone Course3
Capstone in Studio Art
Minor - Required
Select 15 credit hours of Minor courses 15
*Note: all Minors require (9) credit hours at the 3000 level or above
Foreign Language
Select 0-6 credit hours of Foreign Language0-6
Select 6-12 credit hours of Electives at or above the 3000 level6-12
Total Credit Hours124

Other Program Requirements

  • Must earn a minimum grade of “C” in all ART courses.
  • Must successfully complete prerequisites for courses and take courses in proper sequence.


Every student enrolled in a degree program in the Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art is advised by an advisor located in the Carroll Building, Room 2244, (912) 478-7740.