Bachelor of Fine Arts, concentration in Graphic Design
Program of Study

Program Requirements

General Education Requirements: 55 Credit Hours Art Program Core Requirements: 39 Credit Hours Graphic Design Major Electives: 34 Credit Hours

TOTAL: 128 Credit Hours

Core Requirements

  • ART 205 3-D Design/Crafts (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 210 Drawing I (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 215 Drawing II (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 240 Basic Design (3 Credit Hours)
  • Four Courses in studio areas (12 Credit Hours) (excluding major), choose from:

    • ART 220 Introduction to Painting
    • ART 230 Sculpture
    • ART 250 Printmaking
    • ART 260 Ceramics
    • DESIGN course, choose from:

    • ART 243 Graphic Design
    • ART 244 Creative Photography
    • or a 200-level Interior Design
  • ART 310 Figure Drawing (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 380 Survey of Art History (3 Credit Hours)
  • Three 400-level Art History courses (6 Credit Hours)

TOTAL: 39 Credit Hours

Graphic Design Major Electives

  • ART 243 Graphic Design (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 245 Computer Assisted Graphic Design (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 335 Book Design (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 347 Graphic Design II (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 348 Typography (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 490 History of Graphic Design (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 647 Graphic Design III (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 648 Portfolio (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 649 Graphic Des. Internship (1 Credit Hour)
  • ART 650 Prof. Dev. In Graphic Des. (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 651 Digital Media I (3 Credit Hours)
  • ART 652 Digital Media II (3 Credit Hours)

TOTAL: 34 Credit Hours

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