BFA Four-Year Degree Plan: Art - 3D Studies Track

Sample schedule

This plan is a recommended course schedule. Your schedule may vary depending on course availability and electives. A projected course offering list is provided on the course rotation page. Consult with your advisor to develop a program of study that fulfills program requirements and prepares you for your career.

The following degree plan is based on the 2018-19 catalog and Missouri State general education requirements.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ART 100 2D Design 3
ART 115 Drawing I 3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
ENG 110 Writing I 3
General Education 3
Total hours14

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 Contemporary Mathematics 3
General Education 3
Total hours15

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ART 212 Ceramics I 3
ART 271 History of Western Art I 3
ART 235 Sculpture I 3
General Education 3
Life Sciences (lab) or Physical Sciences (lab) - General Education 4
Total hours16

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ART 223 Metals-Jewelry I 3
ART 271 History of Western Art I 3
Studio Core - BFA requirement 3
General Education 3
General Education 3
Total hours15

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Studio Core - BFA requirement 3
3D Studies - ART elective 3
ART 273 Survey of the Art of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas
or ART 274 Survey of Asian Art
3
General Education 3
Life Sciences (no lab) or Physical Sciences (no lab) - General Education 3
Total hours15

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Studio Core - BFA requirement 3
3D Studies - ART elective 3
3D Studies - ART elective 3
Art History - ART elective (upper level) 3
General Education 3
Total hours15

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
3D Studies - ART elective 3
3D Studies - ART elective 3
Art History - ART elective (upper level) 3
ART elective (upper level) or DES elective (upper level) 3
General Education 3
Total hours15

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ART 499 Senior Exhibition 3
ART 399 Individual Instruction 3
ART elective (upper level) or DES elective (upper level) 3
ART elective (upper level) or DES elective (upper level) 3
General elective (upper level) or ART elective (upper level) 1
General elective 3
Total hours16
Degree plan last reviewed 08-29-2018.