Degree Plans

Art + Art History offers four degree programs for students:

Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in Studio Art

A four year program: formulated for students who desire a more in-depth concentration in one studio area with concentrations in Clay, Drawing, Film & Video, Glass, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Visual Communication and Art Certification.

Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in Art with Art Education

(Certification) A four year program which allows students to explore a variety of media while acquiring the certificate required to teach art in Pre-Kindergarten through - 12th grade in the Texas Public School System.

The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Art

A four year program that includes a built in Minor program, and balances advanced studio classes with an academic course of exploration in any Minor program offered by the University. The B.A. also offers the opportunity for  concentrated study in Clay, Drawing, Film & Video, Glass, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, and Visual Communications.

The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Art History

A four year program which guides students through the historical study of art and professional art history methodologies, and also requires a Minor program of study to accompany their advanced Art History coursework.

 
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