Major in Art (B.F.A)
ARH105Survey of Western Art History from Caves to World War II4
ARH345Art History - World War II to Present3
Choose two Art History elective courses (not including ARH105, ARH345)6
ART100ATwo-Dimensional Visual Thinking 13
ART101AThree-Dimensional Visual Thinking 13
ART103ADrawing 13
ART203Drawing II3
ART206Sculpture4
ART210Painting4
ART211Printmaking3
ART240Creative Practices 23
ART250AIntroduction to Photography 13
ART496Senior Art & Design Exhibition0
ART498Professional Practices3
ART499Senior Seminar/Thesis Exhibition3
DES105Introduction to Digital Media3
PHI310Aesthetics3
Choose either ART or DES studio electives or internship course15-16
Major69-70
General Education49-50
Electives4-6
Total Credits122-126
1

This course meets a General Education requirement.

2

Must be taken concurrently with a 200-level studio course.

Ministry Scholars B.F.A. to M.A. Academic Plan

B.F.A. in Art 2017-2018: Option 1 - CWILT

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ART100A Two-Dimensional Visual Thinking3GES160 Inquiry Seminar3ART103A Drawing3
DES105 Introduction to Digital Media3 ART101A Three-Dimensional Visual Thinking3
BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3 GES130 Christianity Western Culture4
GES125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4 GES140 Introduction to Wellbeing3
 13 3 13
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ART206 Sculpture4Laboratory Science (D) course 4ARH105 Survey of Western Art History from Caves to World War II4
Studio Elective 4 ART2402 Creative Practices3
Second Language (S) course1 4 ART250A Introduction to Photography3
Mathematics (M) course 3 Studio Elective 3
Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1 Elective 3
 16 4 16
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ARH345 Art History - World War II to Present3World Cultures (U) course 3ART203 Drawing II3
ART210 Painting4 ART211 Printmaking3
PHI310 Aesthetics3 THE201 Christian Theology3
Comparative systems (G) course 3 Contemporary Western Life & Thought (L) course 3
Cross-Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 Art History Choice3 3
 13-16 3 15
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
Studio Elective 4Interim Off ART481 (or Studio Elective) Internship in Art4
ART499 Senior Seminar/Thesis Exhibition3 ART496 Senior Art Design Exhibition0
Art History Choice3 3 ART498 Professional Practices3
Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3 Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3
  Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3
 13 0 13
Total Credits: 122-125
1

Students must complete through the second semester of a first year language course or equivalent (Check the catalog for details of this option).

2

Must be taken concurrently with another studio course (200-level preferred).

3

Excluding ARH105 and ARH345.

Most financial aid packages stipulate 12 credits/semester; Minnesota state grants are reduced when credit load falls below 15 credits/semester. (Interim credits may be split between fall and spring for state grant purposes only.)

B.F.A. in Art 2017-2018: Option 2 - Humanities Program

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ART100A Two-Dimensional Visual Thinking3GES147 Humanities II: Renaissance and Reformation4ART103A Drawing3
DES105 Introduction to Digital Media3 ART101A Three-Dimensional Visual Thinking3
BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3 GES140 Introduction to Wellbeing3
GES145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4 GES244 Humanities III: European Enlightenment and American Culture to 18774
 13 4 13
Second Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ART210 Painting4Laboratory Science (D) course 4ARH105 Survey of Western Art History from Caves to World War II4
Elective 2 ART2402 Creative Practices3
Second Language (S) course1 4 ART250A Introduction to Photography3
GES246 Humanities IV: Modern and Contemporary Western Culture4 Studio Elective 3
  Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1
 14 4 14
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
Comparative Systems (G) course 3World Cultures (U) course 3ART203 Drawing II3
PHI310 Aesthetics3 ART211 Printmaking3
ART206 Sculpture4 Art History Choice3 3
Studio Electives 4 Mathematics (M) course 3
Cross-Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 Elective 3
 14-17 3 15
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ART499 Senior Seminar/Thesis Exhibition3Interim Off ART498 Professional Practices3
Studio Elective 3 ART481 (or Studio Elective) Internship in Art4
Art History Choice3 3 Contemporary Christian Issues (P) course 3
Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3 Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) course 3
ARH345 Art History - World War II to Present3  
 15 0 13
Total Credits: 122-125
1

Students must complete through the second semester of a first year language course or equivalent (Check the catalog for details of this option).

2

Must be taken concurrently with another studio course (200-level preferred).

3

Excluding ARH105 and ARH345.

Most financial aid packages stipulate 12 credits/semester; Minnesota state grants are reduced when credit load falls below 15 credits/semester. (Interim credits may be split between fall and spring for state grant purposes only.)