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Once you've been awarded your Associate of Arts in Fine Art at CNM, you can use the program outlined below to earn your Bachelor of Science in Art with an emphasis in visual arts at ENMU. Please keep in mind every ENMU bachelor's degree requires a minimum of 120 hours, with at least 40 of those being upper-division (3XX or 4XX) courses.

This degree is not available online.

AA in Fine Art (Studio Concentration) (2015-16) to a BFA in Art (Visual Arts Emphasis) (2015-17)

CNM Community College


AS in Fine Art

For a smooth transition to ENMU, please ensure the courses you've taken for your AS in Fine Art at CNM include the following; these classes are required as part of the ENMU curriculum in order to follow the degree program outlined on this page.

  • ARTS 2201 History of Art I
  • ARTS 2202 History of Art II
  • ARTS 2204 Life Drawing I
  • ARTS 2207 Painting I
  • ARTS 2208 Jewelry/Small Metals I
  • ARTS 2217 Painting II

ENMU Required Courses

Upper-Division Diversity/Global Course 3
ART 325 Figure Drawing II 3
ART 306 Watercolor Illustration 3
ART 312 Drawing Projects 3

ART 318 Jewelry Projects OR
ART 423 Sculpture Projects

ART 367 History of Design 3
ART 417 Painting Projects 3
ART 482 Senior Portfolio Design 3
Upper-Division (3xx-4xx) ART Electives 6

Elective Courses
(You'll take electives as needed to meet any remaining credit hour requirements)


Bachelor's Degree Total Credit Hours: 120

For More Information

ENMU Department of Art
Location: Art and Anthropology, AA 111
Phone: 575.562.2278
Toll-Free: 800.FOR.ENMU (800.367.3668)

Central New Mexico University
Mr. Roberto Vazquez, Transfer Articulation Analyst
Director of Counseling and Advising
Location: Office of Academic Affairs
Phone: 505.224.4241