Art B.F.A. (Concentration in 2D Studio: Drawing, Painting, Print/Paper/Book Arts)

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 Major18
Drawing I
2D Art and Design Foundations
3D Art and Design Foundations
Digital Art and Design Foundations
Art History I
Art History II
Major Requirements
Select nine (9) credit hours from the following upper division Art History courses:9
Dada and Surrealism
Italian Mannerism
Northern Renaissance Art
Pre-Columbian Art
Graphic Design History
African Art
African American Art History
American Art
Art and Architecture of the Ancient World
Medieval Art
Italian Renaissance Art
Baroque and Rococo Art
19th Century Art
Modern Art
Art Theory and Criticism
Art History Travel Research
20th Century Art
Contemporary Art
Art History Seminar
Art History Research
Select eighteen (18) credit hours from the following Exploratory Studio Art courses (must select nine (9) credit hours at the 3000 level or above):18
Animation I 1
Advanced Placement Studio
Ceramics: Introduction
Digital Dimensions 1
Small Metals Design: Fundamentals
Typography I
Visual Thinking in Graphic Design
Photographic Imaging I
Print, Paper, Book Arts: Introduction
Drawing III
Photographic Imaging II
Print, Paper, Book Arts: Intermediate 1
Video & Motion Graphics 1
Screen Printing 2
Fabric Design 2
Weaving 2
Environmental Art
Advanced Photographic Media
Painting: Advanced
Drawing IV
Print, Paper, Book Arts: Advanced 1
3D Animation 1
Selected Topics In Art
*Other exploratory studio ART/ARTS courses from all campuses available with advisor consent
Concentration Studio Art Courses:27
Option 1
Drawing II
Painting: Introduction
Print, Paper, Book Arts: Introduction
Drawing III
Figure Drawing
Painting: Intermediate
Print, Paper, Book Arts: Intermediate 1
Painting: Advanced
Print, Paper, Book Arts: Advanced 1
Required Capstone Course6
BFA Portfolio And Exhibition
Select three (3) credit hours of Electives (outside of department)3
Option 2
Drawing II
Intro to Darkroom Photography 2
Painting: Introduction
Ceramics: Introduction
Introduction to Fibers 2
Figure Drawing
Painting: Intermediate
Intermediate Darkroom Photogra 2
Manipulated Silver Print 2
Required Capstone Courses6
Senior Portfolio 2
Senior Seminar 2
Senior Exhibition 2
*Only offered at the Statesboro Campus 1
*Only offered at the Armstrong Campus 2
Total Credit Hours124

Other Program Requirements

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


All Statesboro Art majors are advised by an advisor in the Interdisciplinary Academic Building (IAB) 1040, (912) 478-7740.

All Armstrong Art majors are advised by an advisor in the Student Success Center, (912) 344-2673.