Art B.F.A. (Concentration in 3D Studio: Ceramics, Small Metals Design, Sculpture)

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 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
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
Drawing II
Animation I 1
Advanced Placement Studio
Painting: Introduction
Typography I
Visual Thinking in Graphic Design
Photographic Imaging I
Print, Paper, Book Arts: Introduction
Figure Drawing
Intermediate Darkroom Photogra 2
Manipulated Silver Print 2
Advanced Pottery Wheel Techniques 2
Video & Motion Graphics 1
Screen Printing 2
Weaving 2
Figure Sculpture 2
Fiber Sculpture 2
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
Ceramics: Introduction
Digital Dimensions 1
Small Metals Design: Fundamentals
Ceramics: Intermediate
Materials and Making 1
Small Metals Design: Intermediate I 1
Ceramics: Advanced
Hot and Cold Casting 1
Small Metals Design: Advanced I 1
Required Capstone Course6
BFA Portfolio And Exhibition 1
Select three (3) credit hours of Electives(outside of department)3
Option 2
Intro to Darkroom Photography 2
Painting: Introduction
Ceramics: Introduction
Small Metals Design: Fundamentals
Introduction to Fibers 2
Ceramics: Intermediate
Fabric Design 2
Environmental Art 2
Ceramics: Advanced
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.