Department of Art

The mission of the Department of Art is to support and enhance the University’s educational process by offering learning opportunities in art to the people of Southwest Oklahoma through appropriate degree programs and concomitant service curricula and activities.

The Department of Art offers a program leading to a Bachelor of Arts Degree with a major in art and a program leading to a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree.


BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE MAJOR IN ART (110)

The mission of the Bachelor of Arts degree program in Art is to prepare students for entry into a number of art related professions or endeavors by completing a broad, yet organized, curriculum in both art history and studio related courses.

REQUIREMENTSHOURS
I.  GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS 44

II.  UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS

UNIV 1001 or 1113

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III. MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

A. Required Courses (38 hours)

ART 1113, ART 1123, ART 1213, ART 1223, ART 1231, ART 2243, ART 2313, ART 2413, ART 2513, ART 2613, ART 2623, ART 3133 or ART 4143, ART 4633, ART 4991

B. Electives in Advanced Studio Courses* (10 hours)

*No more than 6 hours may be taken in one content area.

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IV. MINOR REQUIREMENTS  18-24
V. ELECTIVES TO COMPLETE 124 HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION.

NOTE: B.A. students must complete 80 hours of Liberal Arts and Sciences courses.


BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS IN STUDIO ARTS DEGREE (111)

The mission of the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree program in Art is to prepare students for entry into graduate school or a number of art related professions or endeavors by providing learning opportunities that lead to the completion of a specialized curriculum in one of several studio areas: Graphic Design or Painting, Printmaking, or Sculpture.

Students seeking admission to the B.F.A. Program must pass an entrance examination.

REQUIREMENTSHOURS
I.  GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS 44

II.  UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS

UNIV 1001 or 1113

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III. MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

A.  Required Core Courses (38-44 hours)

Graphic Design Concentration (38 hours)

ART 1113, ART 1123, ART 1213, ART 1223, ART 1231, ART 2243, ART 2313, ART 2413, ART 2513, ART 2613, ART 2623, ART 3133, ART 4633, ART 4991

Painting, Printmaking, or Sculpture Concentration (44 hours)

ART 1113, ART 1123, ART 1213, ART 1223, ART 1231, ART 2243, ART 2313, ART 2413, ART 2513, ART 2613, ART 2623, ART 3133, ART 4143, ART 4633 (6 hours), ART 4991

B. Concentration (18-30 hours)

Select one from the following:

Graphic Design Concentration (30 hours)

ART 2253, ART 2733, ART 2743, ART 3213, ART 3743, ART 3753, ART 4213, ART 4713, ART 4733, ART 4933

Painting, Printmaking, or Sculpture Concentration (18 hours)

Courses selected in consultation with an advisor

C.  Electives* (8-10 hours)

Graphic Design Concentration (10 hours)

Painting, Printmaking, or Sculpture Concentration (8 hours)

*Elective courses may not be in concentration area.

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IV. ELECTIVES TO COMPLETE 124 HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION.
NOTE: B.F.A. students must complete 40 hours of Liberal Arts and Sciences courses.