Studio Arts Option - B.F.A.

Freshman YearCredits
FallSpring
ARTZ 106RA - Visual Language - 2-D Foundations4  
ARTH 200IA - Art of World Civilization I4  
University Core and Electives7  
ARTZ 105RA - Visual Language - Drawing  3
ARTZ 108RA - Visual Language - 3-D Foundations  4
ARTH 201IA - Art of World Civilization II  4
University Core and Electives  4
Year Total: 15 15
Sophomore YearCredits
FallSpring
Art Studio Beginning (must include one 2D & one 3D)
Choose of one the following:4  
ARTZ 211RA - Drawing I
ARTZ 221 - Painting I
ARTZ 231RA - Ceramics I
ARTZ 251 - Sculpture I
ARTZ 261 - Metals I
ARTZ 271 - Printmaking I
Art History Elective
Choose one of the following:3  
ARTH 302 - Survey of Ancient Art
ARTH 310 - Ancient Art Mesoamerica
ARTH 312 - History of Decorative Arts
ARTH 323 - History of Printmaking
ARTH 360 - History of Asian Art and Architecture
ARTH 375 - Roman, Etruscan, Greek
ARTH 400 - Art and Architecture of Egypt
ARTH 402 - Greek Art and Architecture
ARTH 406 - Roman Art and Architecture
ARTH 410 - Medieval Art
ARTZ 421 - Guided Research- Painting
ARTH 422 - Early Renaissance to 15th Century Art
ARTH 424 - High Renaissance and Mannerism
ARTH 426 - Baroque Art in Italy and Southern Europe, 1600-1700
ARTH 427 - Baroque Art in Northern Europe
ARTH 430 - 19th Century Art
ARTH 432 - Art in the Age of Revolution
ARTH 435 - Art in the United States
ARTH 438 - Beginnings of Modern Art
ARTH 440 - 20th Century Art
ARTH 451 - Contemporary Art
ARTH 460 - Contemporary Art & Ecology
ARTH 461 - Art and Social Activism
ARTH 495 - Field Study
University Core and Electives8  
PHOT 113RA - Understanding Photography  3
Art Studio Beginning (must include one 2D & one 3D)
Choose two of the following:  8
ARTZ 211RA - Drawing I
ARTZ 221 - Painting I
ARTZ 231RA - Ceramics I
ARTZ 251 - Sculpture I
ARTZ 261 - Metals I
ARTZ 271 - Printmaking I
University Core and Electives  3
Portfolio Review is required before admittance to the BFA major medium. Students who fail portfolio review may continue in the BA option or may reapply to the BFA program the following year.
Year Total: 15 14
Junior YearCredits
FallSpring
Major Medium
Choose one of the following:5  
ARTZ 312 - Intermediate Drawing
ARTZ 322 - Intermediate Painting
ARTZ 332 - Intermediate Ceramics
ARTZ 352 - Intermediate Sculpture
ARTZ 361 - Metals II
ARTZ 373 - Intermediate Printmaking - Lithography
ARTZ 374 - Intermediate Printmaking - Serigraphy
ARTZ 375 - Intermediate Printmaking - Intaglio
ARTZ 376 - Intermediate Printmaking - Relief
ARTZ 379 - Alternative Print Media
Advanced Studio Elective
Choose one of the following outside major medium:5  
ARTZ 312 - Intermediate Drawing
ARTZ 322 - Intermediate Painting
ARTZ 332 - Intermediate Ceramics
ARTZ 352 - Intermediate Sculpture
ARTZ 361 - Metals II
ARTZ 373 - Intermediate Printmaking - Lithography
ARTZ 374 - Intermediate Printmaking - Serigraphy
ARTZ 375 - Intermediate Printmaking - Intaglio
ARTZ 376 - Intermediate Printmaking - Relief (Art History Elective)
ARTZ 379 - Alternative Print Media (Art History Elective)
Art History Elective
Choose one of the following:3  
ARTH 302 - Survey of Ancient Art
ARTH 310 - Ancient Art Mesoamerica
ARTH 312 - History of Decorative Arts
ARTH 323 - History of Printmaking
ARTH 360 - History of Asian Art and Architecture
ARTH 375 - Roman, Etruscan, Greek
ARTH 400 - Art and Architecture of Egypt
ARTH 402 - Greek Art and Architecture
ARTH 406 - Roman Art and Architecture
ARTH 410 - Medieval Art
ARTH 421 - Late Gothic Painting
ARTH 422 - Early Renaissance to 15th Century Art
ARTH 424 - High Renaissance and Mannerism
ARTH 426 - Baroque Art in Italy and Southern Europe, 1600-1700
ARTH 427 - Baroque Art in Northern Europe
ARTH 430 - 19th Century Art
ARTH 432 - Art in the Age of Revolution
ARTH 435 - Art in the United States
ARTH 438 - Beginnings of Modern Art
ARTH 440 - 20th Century Art
ARTH 451 - Contemporary Art
ARTH 460 - Contemporary Art & Ecology
ARTH 461 - Art and Social Activism
ARTH 495 - Field Study
University Core and Electives2  
Semester in Italy Option  (15)
Art Studio Beginning (must include one 2D & one 3D)
Choose one of the following:  4
ARTZ 211RA - Drawing I
ARTZ 221 - Painting I
ARTZ 231RA - Ceramics I
ARTZ 251 - Sculpture I
ARTZ 261 - Metals I
ARTZ 271 - Printmaking I
Major Medium
Choose one of the following:  5
ARTZ 312 - Intermediate Drawing
ARTZ 322 - Intermediate Painting
ARTZ 332 - Intermediate Ceramics
ARTZ 352 - Intermediate Sculpture
ARTZ 361 - Metals II
ARTZ 373 - Intermediate Printmaking - Lithography
ARTZ 374 - Intermediate Printmaking - Serigraphy
ARTZ 375 - Intermediate Printmaking - Intaglio
ARTZ 376 - Intermediate Printmaking - Relief
ARTZ 379 - Alternative Print Media
Advanced Studio Elective
Choose one of the following:  5
ARTZ 312 - Intermediate Drawing
ARTZ 322 - Intermediate Painting
ARTZ 332 - Intermediate Ceramics
ARTZ 352 - Intermediate Sculpture
ARTZ 361 - Metals II
ARTZ 373 - Intermediate Printmaking - Lithography
ARTZ 374 - Intermediate Printmaking - Serigraphy
ARTZ 375 - Intermediate Printmaking - Intaglio
ARTZ 376 - Intermediate Printmaking - Relief
ARTZ 379 - Alternative Print Media
University Core and Electives  2
Year Total: 15 16
Senior YearCredits
FallSpring
ARTZ 400 - Careers in Art1  
Major Medium
Choose five credits of one of the following:5  
ARTZ 411 - Guided Research- Drawing
ARTZ 421 - Guided Research- Painting
ARTZ 431 - Guided Research- Ceramics
ARTZ 453 - Guided Research- Sculpture
ARTZ 461 - Guided Research-Metalsmithing
ARTZ 472 - Guided Research- Printmaking
Advanced Studio Elective
Choose five credits of one of the following:5  
ARTZ 312 - Intermediate Drawing
ARTZ 322 - Intermediate Painting
ARTZ 332 - Intermediate Ceramics
ARTZ 352 - Intermediate Sculpture
ARTZ 361 - Metals II
ARTZ 373 - Intermediate Printmaking - Lithography
ARTZ 374 - Intermediate Printmaking - Serigraphy
ARTZ 375 - Intermediate Printmaking - Intaglio
ARTZ 376 - Intermediate Printmaking - Relief
ARTZ 379 - Alternative Print Media
ARTZ 411 - Guided Research- Drawing
ARTZ 421 - Guided Research- Painting
ARTZ 431 - Guided Research- Ceramics
ARTZ 453 - Guided Research- Sculpture
ARTZ 461 - Guided Research-Metalsmithing
ARTZ 472 - Guided Research- Printmaking
Art History Elective
Choose one of the following:3  
ARTH 302 - Survey of Ancient Art
ARTH 310 - Ancient Art Mesoamerica
ARTH 312 - History of Decorative Arts
ARTH 323 - History of Printmaking
ARTH 360 - History of Asian Art and Architecture
ARTH 375 - Roman, Etruscan, Greek
ARTH 400 - Art and Architecture of Egypt
ARTH 402 - Greek Art and Architecture
ARTH 406 - Roman Art and Architecture
ARTH 410 - Medieval Art
ARTH 421 - Late Gothic Painting
ARTH 422 - Early Renaissance to 15th Century Art
ARTH 424 - High Renaissance and Mannerism
ARTH 426 - Baroque Art in Italy and Southern Europe, 1600-1700
ARTH 427 - Baroque Art in Northern Europe
ARTH 430 - 19th Century Art
ARTH 432 - Art in the Age of Revolution
ARTH 435 - Art in the United States
ARTH 438 - Beginnings of Modern Art
ARTH 440 - 20th Century Art
ARTH 451 - Contemporary Art
ARTH 495 - Field Study
ARTH 460 - Contemporary Art & Ecology
ARTH 461 - Art and Social Activism
University Core and Electives1  
Semester in Italy Option  (15)
ARTZ 499R - Senior Thesis: Studio  3
Major Medium
Choose two credits from one of the following:  2
ARTZ 411 - Guided Research- Drawing
ARTZ 421 - Guided Research- Painting
ARTZ 431 - Guided Research- Ceramics
ARTZ 453 - Guided Research- Sculpture
ARTZ 461 - Guided Research-Metalsmithing
ARTZ 472 - Guided Research- Printmaking
Advanced Studio Elective
Choose five credits of one of the following:  5
ARTZ 312 - Intermediate Drawing
ARTZ 322 - Intermediate Painting
ARTZ 332 - Intermediate Ceramics
ARTZ 352 - Intermediate Sculpture
ARTZ 361 - Metals II
ARTZ 373 - Intermediate Printmaking - Lithography
ARTZ 374 - Intermediate Printmaking - Serigraphy
ARTZ 375 - Intermediate Printmaking - Intaglio
ARTZ 376 - Intermediate Printmaking - Relief
ARTZ 379 - Alternative Print Media
ARTZ 411 - Guided Research- Drawing
ARTZ 421 - Guided Research- Painting
ARTZ 431 - Guided Research- Ceramics
ARTZ 453 - Guided Research- Sculpture
ARTZ 461 - Guided Research-Metalsmithing
ARTZ 472 - Guided Research- Printmaking
University Core and Electives  5
Year Total: 15 15
Total Program Credits: 120

A minimum of 120 credits is required for graduation; 42 of these credits must be in courses numbered 300 and above.