Fine Arts - Associate Degree

A grade of C- or better is required in Art courses.

Total Credits Required for Degree: 60

Students must complete all University degree requirements, which include: General Education requirements and elective credits to total at least 60 credits. Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.

Prefix Title Credits
General Education Requirements
Area I: Communications
English Composition - Level 1
ENGL 1110GComposition I4
English Composition - Level 2
ENGL 2210GProfessional & Technical Communication3
or ENGL 2221G Writing in the Humanities and Social Science
COMM 1115GIntroduction to Communication3
or COMM 1130G Public Speaking
Area II: Mathematics
MATH 1130GSurvey of Mathematics 13
or MATH 1220G College Algebra
Area III/IV: Laboratory Science and Social/Behavioral Sciences10-11
Select one course from Area III: Laboratory Science (4 credits) 2
Select one course from Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences (3 credits) 2
Select one course from either Area III or Area IV. (3-4 credits) 2
Area V: Humanities
Select one course from Area V: Humanities. 23
Area VI: Creative/Fine Arts
ARTH 2110GHistory of Art I 33
General Education Elective
Choose one course from any General Education area. 23-4
Core Degree Requirements
ARTS 1240Design I 43
ARTS 1250Design II 43
ARTS 1310Introduction to Ceramics3
ARTS 1610Drawing I 43
ARTS 1711Computer-Based Illustration3
ARTH 2120GHistory of Art II 33
Option Area
Select Ceramics/Sculpture or Drawing/Painting Option9
Total Credits60

Ceramics/Sculpture Option

Prefix Title Credits
ARTS 2610Drawing II3
ARTS 2839Introduction to Sculpture3
ARTS 1320Ceramics I3
Total Credits9

Drawing/Painting Option

Prefix Title Credits
ARTS 2610Drawing II3
ARTS 2630Painting II3
ARTS 2635Painting III3
Total Credits9

A Suggested Plan of Study - Fine Arts, Ceramics/Sculpture Option

Additional classes may be needed based on placement test results and course prerequisites. Visit with an advisor for help with creating a customized plan.

A grade of C- or better is required in Art courses.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
ARTS 1610 Drawing I 3
ARTS 1240 Design I 3
ENGL 1110G Composition I 4
Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences Course 1 3
 Credits13
Spring
ARTS 2610 Drawing II 3
ARTS 1250 Design II 3
ARTS 1310 Introduction to Ceramics 3
ENGL 2210G
Professional & Technical Communication
or Writing in the Humanities and Social Science
3
MATH 1130G
Survey of Mathematics 2
or College Algebra
3
 Credits15
Second Year
Fall
ARTS 1630 Painting I 3
ARTH 2110G History of Art I 3
COMM 1115G
Introduction to Communication
or Public Speaking
3
Area III: Laboratory Science Course 1 4
General Education Elective (select any area) 1 3-4
 Credits16
Spring
ARTS 2839 Introduction to Sculpture 3
ARTS 1320 Ceramics I 3
ARTH 2120G History of Art II 3
Area V: Humanities Course 1 3
Select one course from Area III or Area IV 1 3-4
 Credits16
 Total Credits60

A Suggested Plan of Study - Fine Arts, Drawing/Painting Option

Additional classes may be needed based on placement test results and course prerequisites. Visit with an advisor for help with creating a customized plan.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
ARTS 1310 Introduction to Ceramics 3
ARTS 1240 Design I 3
ENGL 1110G Composition I 4
Area IV: Social/Behavioral Science Course 1 3
 Credits13
Spring
ARTS 2610 Drawing II 3
ARTS 1250 Design II 3
ARTS 1310 Introduction to Ceramics 3
Choose one from the following: 3
Professional & Technical Communication  
Writing in the Humanities and Social Science  
MATH 1130G
Survey of Mathematics 2
or College Algebra
3
 Credits15
Second Year
Fall
ARTS 1630 Painting I 3
ARTH 2110G History of Art I 3
COMM 1115G
Introduction to Communication
or Public Speaking
3
Area III: Laboratory Science Course 1 4
General Education Elective (select any area) 1 3-4
 Credits16
Spring
ARTS 2630 Painting II 3
ARTS 2635 Painting III 3
ARTH 2120G History of Art II 3
Area V: Humanities Course 1 3
Select one course from Area III or Area IV 1 3-4
 Credits16
 Total Credits60