BFA Four-Year Degree Plan: Art - Digital Arts Track

The following is a sample schedule for this major – your actual schedule may vary.

Meet with your advisor and review the class schedule before confirming your schedule.

Missouri State is committed to helping you graduate in four years.

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+ Quantitative Literacy 3
General Educaton 3
Total hours15

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ART 210 Introduction to Digital Arts 3
ART 230 Computer Animation I 3
ART 271 or 272 History of Western Art (also counts as Humanities Gen Ed) 3
General Education 3
General Education: Science with a Lab 4
Total hours16

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Studio Core 3
ART 310 Time-Based Digital Arts 3
ART 330 Computer Animation II 3
ART 271 History of Western Art I
or ART 272 History of Western Art II
3
General Education 3
Total hours15

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Studio Core 3
ART 310 Time-Based Digital Arts 3
ART 331 Computer Animation III 3
ART 273 Survey of the Art of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas
or ART 274 Survey of Asian Art
3
General Education: Science 3
Total hours15

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Studio Core 3
ART 410 Seminar in Digital Arts 3
300+ Art History elective 3
General Education 3
General Education 3
Total hours15

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
DES 345 Basic New Media Design 3
300+ Art and Design elective 3
300+ Art History Elective 3
General Education 3
General Education 3
Total hours15

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ART 499 Senior Exhibition 4
ART 399 Individual Instruction 3
300+ Art and Design elective 3
300+ Art and Design elective 3
300+ Art and Design elective (if needed to fulfill 40 hour upper division min) 1
General elective (to meet 120 credit hour min) 3
Total hours15-16
Degree plan last reviewed 06-19-2018.