Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art

Bachelor of Fine Arts - Studio Art Curriculum

Foundation Requirements17
Arts at Illinois
Art, Design, and Society
Contemporary Issues in Art
Drawing Course 1
Course in 2D Category 2
Course in 3D Category 3
Course in 4D Category 4
Art History Requirements12
Introduction to the History of Art and Visual Culture
Select one additional 100-level, one 200-level, and one 300-level ARTH courses. Three of the 12 required Art History credits will also be used as general education requirements.
Capstone Requirements7
Current Art Issues Seminar
Advanced Studio II
General Education Requirements by Category
Advanced Composition (ACP)3
Cultural Studies: Non-Western Cultures, U.S. Minority Culture(s), Western/Comparative Cultures (CNW, USM, CW)9
Composition I (Comp. I)4
Humanities & the Arts (HUM)6
Natural Sciences & Technology (NAT)6
Quantitative Reasoning (QR)6
Social & Behavioral Sciences (SBS)6
Total Hours40
Total Credits for BFA Studio Arts
Foundation Requirements17
Art History Requirements, three credits used for gen ed credit12
BFA Capstone requirements7
Concentration Requirements 127
General Education Requirements, three hours of art history also count as gen ed credit40
Language Requirement
Electives to bring the total hours earned to 122, including a minimum of 40 credits at the 300- or 400-level.19
Total Hours122