Sculpture (B.F.A.)

Admission Requirements

High school students applying for admission to the B.F.A. sculpture major need only state his/her intent to major in sculpture to be accepted to the major, assuming required G.P.A. and other college admission standards are met. A portfolio is not required. All students, including transfer students, must undergo a formal portfolio review after completion of FAR 342 (Intermediate II) or the equivalent course for a transfer student. The portfolio is to be presented in person or mailed along with a statement of intent as stipulated by the department and should contain examples of work that the candidate believes best display his or her abilities.

Students are expected to assume the costs of materials they use in their courses. All studio courses may have an additional instructional charge for materials used in class. Students enrolled in a studio course are expected to work a minimum of two additional hours each week outside of class for each credit granted for that class

Program Requirements

Intellectual Foundations Requirements
33-39 credit hours33-39
Fine Arts Major Requirements (78 credit hours)
Required Courses (45 credit hours)
DES 101/AAD 102INTRODUCTION TO TWO-DIMENSIONAL DESIGN3
FAR/AAD 101DRAWING I3
FAR 102DRAWING II3
FAR 103MODELING3
FAR 104/AAD 150THEMES AND ISSUES IN THE CONTEMPORARY ARTS3
FAR 210INTRODUCTORY PAINTING3
FAR 220INTRODUCTORY PHOTOGRAPHY3
FAR 230INTRODUCTORY PRINTMAKING3
FAR 240INTRODUCTORY SCULPTURE3
FAR 250/AAD 251ART HISTORY I3
FAR 251/AAD 252ART HISTORY II3
FAR 363TWENTIETH-CENTURY ART HISTORY3
FAR 470SENIOR SEMINAR IN FINE ARTS3
Two Art History electives 6
Sculpture (21 credit hours)
FAR 341INTERMEDIATE SCULPTURE I3
FAR 342INTERMEDIATE SCULPTURE II3
FAR 343ADVANCED SCULPTURE1-9
FAR 440SENIOR STUDIO IN SCULPTURE6
Art Electives
12 credit hours
All College Electives
3-9 credit hours3-9
Total Credit Hours120