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Minor in Painting

Hours - 15 Credit Hours
Effective Jan. 2020
Last Revised 6/04/2020

Program Requirements


Required Visual Arts Core — 3 Credits

*Art majors may not apply more than 6 hours of duplicate credit towards this minor.

Course Number Title Semesters Offered Credit Hours
ART 119 Drawing and Design Principles F, W, S 3.0


Studio Electives — 6-9 Credits


*Non-Art majors must take the required prerequisites for each course unless exemption is granted by the instructor.

All students Must Pass the Portfolio Review before advancing to the Visual Arts Painting Concentration: Projects from Art 119 and 156 or 265 must be uploaded to Behance and submitted electronically on the program website. After completing the prerequisite courses students may apply by April 30th. Accepted students may begin Painting coursework the semester indicated in the admittance letter.

Take four classes total (as a combination of both elective sections) - Select at least two classes from the following, one of them must be a painting course:

Course Number Title Semesters Offered Credit Hours
ART 156 Three Dimensional Concepts F, W, S 3.0
ART 221R Figure Drawing F, W 3.0
ART 225 Painting Concepts F, S 3.0
ART 265 Beginning Sculpture F, W 3.0
ART 325 Figure Painting W 3.0
ART 335 Watercolor S - odd 3.0
ART 345 Digital Painting S - even 3.0
ART 425 Advanced Painting F 3.0


Academic Electives — 3-6 Credits

*Non-Art majors must take the required prerequisites for each course unless exemption is granted by the instructor.

Select at least one class from the following:

Course Number Title Semesters Offered Credit Hours
ART 201 Global Art History I F, W, S 3.0
ART 202 Global Art History II F, W 3.0
ART 306 Global Art History III F, W 3.0
FILM 102 Introduction to Film F, W 3.0


    All passing grades will be accepted in fulfilling minor or certificate requirements.


    Program Outcomes:

    Forthcoming