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  Feb 20, 2018
 
 
    
2017-2019 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog

Art, BFA


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Bachelor of Fine Arts – 4 years: Art (General Fine Arts) at UT Permian Basin is a professional degree designed to provide students with the skills, knowledge, and experience necessary to become professional artists and designers, and to develop the kind of inquiring mind that will lead to continued study at an advanced or professional level in the field.  The total semester credit hours required for a BFA in Art is 120.

Students pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree are required to enter two competitions (local, area, state, national, or international) prior to graduation.

Degree Requirements


  1. It is the student’s responsibility to read the catalog and be familiar with and fulfill all the requirements for the BFA degree.
  2. Complete at least 120 sch for the BFA 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. 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 Fine Arts


The BFA is a professional degree designed to provide students with the skills, knowledge and experiences necessary to become professional artists.

All Art majors will be required to meet the visual arts core or its equivalent. Students transferring to UT Permian Basin must also meet these requirements before taking junior and senior level Art courses. 

Sophomore Courses (12 sch)


Junior or Senior Level Art Requirements (33 sch)


  • Sculpture (3 sch)
  • Painting (3 sch)
  • Printmaking (3 sch)
  • Ceramics (3 sch)
  • Drawing (3 sch)
  • ARTS 4393  

 

Two Art History courses before the Twentieth Century (6 sch)


Two Art History courses related to the Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries (6 sch)


Junior or Senior Level Art Electives (21 sch)


  • Art Studio Elective (3 sch)
  • Art Studio Elective (3 sch)
  • Art Studio Elective (3 sch)
  • Art Studio Elective (3 sch)
  • Art Studio Elective (3 sch)
  • Art Studio Elective (3 sch)
  • Art Studio Elective (3 sch)

Two Competition Entries


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