Minors

The Department of Art offers minors in graphic design and visual arts, and an elementary licensure endorsement area. Courses required for each minor are listed below.

Graphic Design  Visual Arts  Elementary Licensure

Graphic Design (18 hours)

If you are earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts, you may not choose graphic design as a minor.

Course Requirements

Course Credits
Art 135 Design I 3
Art 136 Design II 3
Art 142 Digital Media I 3
Art 143 Digital Media II 3
Art 212 Graphic Design I 3
Art 213 Graphic Design II 3

Visual Arts (18 hours)

If you are earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts, you may not choose visual arts as a minor.

Art Course Requirements (12 hours)

Course Credits
Art 101 Beginning Drawing 3
Art 135 Design I 3
Art 136 Design II 3
Art 137 Drawing II 3

Elective Courses (6 hours)
Complete two of the following.

Course Credits
Art 210 Photography 3
Art 221 Painting I 3
Art 231 Ceramics 3
Art 271 Jewelry 3

Visual Arts Endorsement Area, Elementary Only Licensure (24 hours)

A minimum GPA of 3.00 is required for all courses in this endorsement area. If you are earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts, you may not choose this as your minor.

Art Course Requirements (18 hours)

Course Credits
Art 101 Beginning Drawing 3
Art 135 Design I 3
Art 136 Design II 3
Art 142 Digital Media I 3
Art 165 Art History I
(may also be completed as part of your General Education Requirements)
3
Art 166 Art History II
(may also be completed as part of your General Education Requirements)
3

Elective Courses (6 hours)
Complete two of the following.

Course Credits
Art 137 Drawing II 3
Art 143 Digital Media II 3
Art 210 Photography 3
Art 221 Painting I 3
Art 231 Ceramics 3
Art 271 Jewelry 3
Art 364 Modern and Postmodern Art 3

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