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
ART240Creative Practices 23
ART250AIntroduction to Photography 13
ART498Professional Practices3
ART499Senior Seminar/Thesis Exhibition3
DES105Introduction to Digital Media3
PHI310Aesthetics3
ART220Printmaking: Intaglio and Monoprints3
or ART230 Printmaking: Relief and Lithography
Choose either ART or DES studio electives or internship course15-16
Major69-70
General Education51-52
Electives2-4
Total Credits122-126
1

This course meets a General Education requirement.

2

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

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B.F.A. in Art 2016-2017: Option 1 - CWILT

First Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ART100A Two-Dimensional Visual Thinking3Nature of Persons (N) course 3ART103A Drawing3
DES105 Introduction to Digital Media3 ART101A Three-Dimensional Visual Thinking3
GES106 Introduction to Liberal Arts1 GES110 College Writing3
BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3 GES130 Christianity Western Culture4
GES125 Introduction to the Creative Arts4 PEA100 Physical Wellness for Life1
 14 3 14
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 4
  Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1
 15 4 15
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
ART210 Painting4World Cultures (U) course 3ART230 or 220 Printmaking: Relief and Lithography or Printmaking: Intaglio and Monoprints3
Comparative systems (G) course 3 Contemporary Western Life & Thought (L) course 3
PHI310 Aesthetics3 Art History Choice3 3
ARH345 Art History - World War II to Present3 ART203 Drawing II3
Cross-Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 THE201 Christian Theology3
 13-16 3 15
Fourth Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
Studio Elective 4Interim Off ART498 Professional Practices3
ART499 Senior Seminar/Thesis Exhibition3 ART481 (or Studio Elective) Internship in Art4
Art History Choice3 3 Science, Technology, and Society (K) course 3
Interpreting Biblical Themes (J) 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 2016-2017: 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
GES106 Introduction to Liberal Arts1 Nature of Persons (N) course 3
BIB101 Introduction to the Bible3 GES244 Humanities III: European Enlightment and American Culture to 18774
GES145 Humanities I: Greco-Roman through Middle Ages4 PEA100 Physical Wellness for Life1
 14 4 14
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 4
 14 4 14
Third Year
FallCreditsInterimCreditsSpringCredits
Comparative Systems (G) course 3World Cultures (U) course 3ART230 or 220 Printmaking: Relief and Lithography or Printmaking: Intaglio and Monoprints3
PHI310 Aesthetics3 Leisure and Lifetime Sports (Q) course 1
ART206 Sculpture4 Art History Choice3 3
Studio Electives 4 Mathematics (M) course 3
Cross-Cultural Experience (Z) course 0-3 ART203 Drawing II3
 14-17 3 13
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.)