Art and Design at Missouri State

BA Four-Year Degree Plan: Ceramics

The Art and Design degree at Missouri State can be completed in eight regular semesters. However, a four-year degree plan does not take into account dual credit or transfer credit that you may bring upon admission to the University. Make an appointment with your advisor to discuss schedules and options. A list of course offerings is listed on the Course Rotations page.

The following degree plan is based on the general education program instituted in fall 2014. For the previous general education requirements, please access these Student Transition Resources.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ART 100 2D Design 3
ART 115 Drawing I 3
ENG 110 Writing I 3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
General Educaton 3
General Education 3
Total hours17

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ART 101 Three-Dimensional Design 3
ART 110 Introduction to New Media 3
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
MTH 130+ 3
General Education 3
Total hours15

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Language I 3
General Education: Science 3
General Education 3
ART 271 or ART 272 3
Art and Design Elective 3
Minor Course 3
Total hours18

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Language II 3
Writing II 3
Philosophy 105 or 115 (B.A. requirement also counts as Public Issues gen ed) 3
Art Elective - 300 or above 3
Minor Course - 300 or above 3
Total hours15

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Language III 3
World History (B.A. requirement, also counts as Humanities gen ed) 3
ART 273 or ART 274 3
ART 212 Ceramics I (Studio Emphasis) 3
Minor Course - 300 or above 3
Total hours15

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Language IV 3
General Education: Science with lab 4
Fine Arts - 300 or above (B.A. requirement) 3
ART Elective - 300 or above 3
Minor Course - 300 or above 3
Total hours16

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
World History (B.A. requirement) 3
General Education 3
ART 492 Art and Theory (upon demand, check scheduling) 3
ART 312 3
Minor Course - 300 or above 3
Total hours15

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Elective - 300 or above course (if needed to fulfill 40 hour upper division min) 1
Fine Arts - 300 or above (B.A. requirement) 3
General Education 3
Studio Core 3
Studio Emphasis - 300 or above 3
Minor Course - 300 or above 3
Total hours16

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