Graphic Design and New Art Media

B.F.A. with Major in Graphic Design and New Art Media

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
ART 112 Two & Three Dimensional Design 3
ART 114 Visual Persuasion 3
ART 210 History of Art I 3
Essential Studies Elective 3
Essential Studies Elective 3
 Credits15
Spring
ART 130 Drawing I 3
ART 211 History of Art II 3
ART 273 Intro to Graphic Design 3
Essential Studies Elective 3
Essential Studies Elective 3
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
Fall
ART 230 Intro to Drawing 3
ART 240 Intro to Printmaking 3
ART 260 Intro to Color Photography 3
ART 382 Typography 3
Essential Studies Elective 3
 Credits15
Spring
ART 245 Intro to Black and White Photography 3
ART 272 Digital Foundations 3
Essential Studies Elective 3
Essential Studies Elective 3
Essential Studies Elective 3
BFA Application  
 Credits15
Junior Year
Fall
200-300 Level Studio Art Course 3
400 Level Art History 3
ART 480 Advanced Graphic Design 3
Essential Studies Elective 3
Essential Studies Elective 3
 Credits15
Spring
ART 413 History of Graphic Design 3
ART 480 Advanced Graphic Design 3
400 Level Graphic Design Course 3
ART 494 Professional Exhibition 3
Essential Studies Elective 3
Annual BFA Review  
 Credits15
Senior Year
Fall
400 Level Art History 3
ART 481 Art & Design Internship 3
400 Level Graphic Design Course 3
300-400 Level Studio Art or Art History 3
Essential Studies Elective 3
 Credits15
Spring
300-400 Level Studio Art or Art History 3
300-400 Level Studio Art or Art History  
ART 480 Advanced Graphic Design 3
ART 498 Seminar in Art and Design Capstone 3
Elective 3
BFA Art Exhibition  
400 Level Art History 3
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

You must complete enough electives to bring total credit hours up to the 125. Special Emphasis courses can fulfill an essential studies requirement (example-History 104, US History, will count toward the US Diversity as well as the Humanities area).


You must complete enough electives to bring total credit hours up to the 125. Special Emphasis courses can fulfill an essential studies requirement (example-History 104, US History, will count toward the US Diversity as well as the Humanities area). Please Note: Every student must fulfill all University, Departmental, and Essential Studies requirements.