Major Academic Plan for B.A. in Art

A Major Academic Plan (MAP) illustrates one way to complete a degree in a recommended number of semesters. Below is an example of an efficient and recommended plan, but actual plans will vary by individual student needs. Program requirements are based on Catalog Year.

MAP Grid
Course Subject and TitleCreditsMin Grade*Program Element**When OfferedPrerequisiteCo Requisite
First Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1101 3 C-GEF, S, SuAppropriate placement score 
GE Objective 4: ART 1100 3 C-GEF, S, Su  
ART 1103 Creative Process 3 C- F, S  
ART 1105 Drawing I 3 C- F, S  
Free Electives 3      
Semester Total15
Second Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1102 3 C-GEF, S, SuENGL 1101 or equivalent 
GE Objective 4 3  GE   
ART 1104 Creative Process 3 C- SART 1103 
ART 1106 Drawing II 3 C- F, SART 1105 
Free Electives 3      
Semester Total15
Third Semester
GE Objective 2: COMM 1101 3  GEF, S  
GE Objective 5: Lecture & Lab 4  GE   
GE Objective 6 3  GE   
ART 1101 Survey of Art History I 3 C- FART 1100 
Free Electives 2      
Semester Total15
Fourth Semester
GE Objective 3 3  GE   
GE Objective 5 3  GE   
GE Objective 6 3  GE   
ART 1102 Survey of Art History II 3 C- SART 1100 
ART Electives 3      
Semester Total15
Fifth Semester
GE Objective 7 or 8 3  GE   
ART Electives 6 C-    
Upper Division Free Electives 6  UU   
Semester Total15
Sixth Semester
GE Objective 9 3  GE   
ART Electives 3 C-    
Upper Division Free Electives 6  UU   
Free Electives 3      
Semester Total15
Seventh Semester
ART Upper Division Electives 9 C-UM   
Upper Division Free Electives 6  UU   
Semester Total15
Eighth Semester
ART 4494 Senior Presentation 1 C-UMF, S  
ART Upper Division Electives 6 C-UM   
Upper Division Free Electives 2  UU   
Free Electives 6      
Semester Total15
Total120
MAP Credit SummaryCredits
Major46
General Education37
Electives to reach 120 credits37
Total120