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2017 - 2019 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog 
2017 - 2019 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Art, BA

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Degree Requirements

  1. It is the student’s responsibility to read the catalog and be familiar with and fulfill all the requirements for the BA degree.
  2. Complete at least 120 sch for the BA degree. At least 48 sch must be completed at the junior/senior level, and 24 of the last 30 must be taken at U.T.P.B.
  3. At least 30 sch must be taken at UTPB.
  4. This degree requires a minor. Please refer to the catalog for specific requirements.
  5. Obtain at least a C grade in all major courses. Maintain a GPA of 2.0 or C average in all courses applicable toward the BA degree.

General Education Requirements (42 sch)

Communication (6 sch)

Political Science (U.S., State of Texas and Local Government) (6 sch)

Creative Arts (3 sch)

* UNIV courses are open to students in the Honors Program only.

Component Area (3 sch)

Bachelor of Arts in Art with a Minor (42 sch)

The total semester credit hours required for a Bachelor of Arts – 4 years: Art (Art) is 120 sch. This option is designed for those students seeking a liberal arts degree with Art as a major.  It is a 42 sch major (minimum of 24 sch at UT Permian Basin) with a minor (see catalog for minor choices and minor requirements) and gives students a broad based education in the visual arts.

All Art majors are required to meet the visual arts core prior to taking upper-level courses. Students transferring to UT Permian Basin must also meet these requirements before taking junior and senior level Art courses.

Sophomore Courses (9 sch)

Junior or Senior Level Art Requirements (18 sch)

  • Sculpture (3 sch)
  • Painting (3 sch)
  • Printmaking (3 sch)
  • Ceramics (3 sch)
  • Drawing (3 sch)
  • Art History (3 sch)


Junior or Senior Level Electives to Complete 120 sch (18 sch)

12 sch can be in Art.

Exhibition Entry

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