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Art Major Requirements

Art Major Studio Art Sequence

(52 credits) 

  • ART 110 History of Western Art
  • ART 115 History of Modern Art or ART 205 Art, Technology and Society
  • ART 130 Introduction to Design
  • ART 131 Introduction to Studio Art
  • ART 134 Basic Drawing
  • Three of the following courses:
    • ART 224 Introductory Sculpture 
    • ART 230 Introductory Printmaking
    • ART 240 Introductory Painting
    • ART 280 Introduction to Photography and Digital Imaging
  • Three of the following courses:
    • ART 324 Intermediate Sculpture
    • ART 330 Intermediate Printmaking 
    • ART 340 Intermediate Painting 
    • ART 350 Computer Graphics
    • ART 380 Contemporary Photographic Strategies
    • ART 424 Advanced Sculpture
    • ART 430 Advanced Printmaking
    • ART 440 Advanced Painting
    • ART 480 Advanced Digital Studio
  • ART 460 Digital Studio
  • ART 499 Senior Art Capstone

Art Major Graphic Design Sequence

(52 credits) 

  • ART 110 History of Western Art or ART 115 History of Modern Art
  • ART 112 History of Modern Design or ART 205 Art, Technology and Society
  • ART 130 Introduction to Design
  • ART 131 Introduction to Studio Art
  • ART 134 Basic Drawing
  • ART 280 Introduction to Photography and Digital Imaging
  • ART 335 Advertising Design
  • ART 350 Computer Graphics
  • ART 460 Digital Studio
  • ART 485 Design for the Web
  • ART 499 Senior Art Capstone
  • Any studio course at the 300-level or above
  • One of the following courses:
    • ART 224 Introductory Sculpture
    • ART 230 Introductory Printmaking
    • ART 240 Introductory Painting
Art Education Major

(52 credits)
  • ART 110 History of Western Art
  • ART 115 History of Modern Art
  • ART 130 Introduction to Design
  • ART 131 Introduction to Studio Art
  • ART 134 Basic Drawing
  • ART 350 Computer Graphics
  • ART 460 Digital Studio
  • EDUC 125 Foundations of U.S. Education
  • EDUC 130 Psychology for Teaching
  • EDUC 235 Teaching in the Arts
  • Three of the following:
    • ART 224 Introduction to Sculpture
    • ART 230 Introduction to Printmaking
    • ART 240 Introduction to Painting
    • ART 280 Introduction to Photography and Digital Imaging
Sophomore Block (all 2-credit courses):
  • EDUC 223 Instructional Technology
  • EDUC 250 Pre-Student Teaching Experience, Secondary
  • EDUC 252 The Comprehensive High School
  • EDUC 254 Instructional Methodologies for Adolescents
  • EDUC 281 Teaching Children with Disabilities  
Junior Block (all 2-credit courses):
  • EDUC 330 The Early Adolescent: Classroom Management and Conflict Resolution
  • EDUC 332 The Adolescent: Psychology and Methods in the Middle School
  • EDUC 333 The Early Adolescent: Assessment
  • EDUC 334 Middle School Field Experience
  • EDUC 450 Student Teaching: Early Adolescence
  • EDUC 455 Student Teaching: Adolescence
  • SSCI 408 Social Inequalities: Race and Minority Relations