Requirements

Major in Studio Art

Studio majors are required to take: 

Foundational Literacies

As part of completing the Studio Art major, students must:

Recommended Focus Options for Studio Art majors


Studio Majors are advised to choose from the following areas of focus to allow for a depth of investigation before Senior year: Painting and Drawing; Sculpture and Digital Media; or Printmaking. Substitutions and variations are permissible after consultation with faculty advisor and Undergraduate Advising Head.

Painting and Drawing Focus


Students interested in painting and drawing are recommended to take the following courses:

Sculpture and Digital Media Focus


Students interested in sculpture and digital media are recommended to take the following courses:

Printmaking Focus

Students interested in printmaking are recommended to take the following courses:

All courses taken for the major must receive a final grade of C- or better.  No more than two courses taken in programs abroad, as transfer credit, or as cross-listed credit, can be counted toward the minor. No course taken pass/fail may count toward the major requirements.

 

Minor in Art History for Studio Majors

A minor in art history is offered in addition to the major. This gives the student the opportunity to flexibly construct a program of six art history courses that reflect his or her own personal or academic interests. Studio art majors may minor in art history if they take three art history course in addition to those required for their major. 

All courses taken for the minor must receive a final grade of C- or better.  No more than two courses taken in programs abroad, as transfer credit, or as cross-listed credit, can be counted toward the minor. No course taken pass/fail may count toward the minor requirements.

Double Major in Studio Art and Art History

Double majors in Art History and Studio Art are required to take 19 courses in total to complete the double major:

Foundational Literacies: 

Foundational Literacy requirements (DL, WI, OC) need to be completed for each major.

For the art history major:

For studio art, students must:

All courses taken for the major must receive a final grade of C- or better.  No more than two courses taken in programs abroad, as transfer credit, or as cross-listed credit, can be counted toward the minor. No course taken pass/fail may count toward the major requirements.