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Department of Art and Design
Fort Hays State University
600 Park Street
Rarick Hall 102
Phone: 785-628-4247
Email: klchristopher@fhsu.edu (Katie Christopher)
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Minor in Art

If you are pursuing an undergraduate program at Fort Hays State University in another field of study but would like to enhance your degree summary with an artistic and creative experience, a minor in art is for you. Students are required to complete 24 hours of core classes covering drawing, design, art history and elective courses.

Program Summary

Core Requirements: 12 Credit Hours (Listed Below)*
Elective Requirements: 12 Credit Hours (Listed Below)*
*All classes listed are 3 credit hours, unless otherwise specified.

Core Requirements – 24 hours
ART 210 Drawing I
ART 240 Basic Design
ART 380 Survey of Art History
ART 487 20th Century Art History

Choose four courses from studio or design areas, excluding major electives.
Studio Areas
ART 220 Introduction to Painting
ART 230 Sculpture
ART 250 Printmaking
ART 260 Ceramics

Design Areas
ART 243 Graphic Design
ART 244 Creative Photography
or a 200-level Interior Design

Total Credit Hours: 24

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