The Bachelor in Fine Arts is a professional degree with a studio specialization that prepares students to enter the competitive art world.

BFA in Studio Art

Foundation Requirements (15 credits)

  • AR 100 Drawing I (3)
  • AR 104 2D Design (3)
  • AR 106 3D Design (3)
  • AR 201 Color Comp (3)
  • AR 202 Drawing II (3)
  • AR 001 Foundation Review (0)

Core Requirements (21 credits)

  • AR 302 Printmaking (3)
    OR AR 303 Screenprinting, AR 501 Intaglio, AR 502 Lithography
  • AR 319 Intro to Graphic Design (3)
    OR AR 314 Drawing III
  • AR 325 Painting I (3)
  • AR 330 Fibers I (3)
  • AR 332 Sculptures I (3)
  • AR 342 Ceramics I (3)
  • AR 323 Art & New Technology (3)

Art History Requirements (12 credits)

  • AH 110 Art History Survey I (3)
  • AH 210 Art History Survey II (3)
  • AH ___ Art History Elective (3)
  • AH ___ Art History Elective (3)
    OR UI 337 Modern Architecture
    OR UI 461 Issues in Modern Art

In One Studio Area (12-18 credits)

  • AR ___ Specialization (3)
  • AR ___ Specialization (3)
  • AR ___ Specialization (3)
  • AR ___ Specialization (3)
  • AR ___ Specialization (3)
  • AR ___ Specialization (3)

Open Art Electives (12-18 credits)

  • AR ___ Art Elective (3)
  • AR ___ Art Elective (3)
  • AR ___ Art Elective (3)
  • AR ___ Art Elective (3)

Additional Graduation Specialization Requirement (3 credits)

AR 490 BFA Capstone

Contact

537.651.2143
jvinyard@semo.edu
River Campus Seminary 104A

Department of Art
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701