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Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design

The Graphic Design program enables a student to develop the skills and techniques required to engage in the various fields of advertising art. 


The matrix below is a sample plan for all coursework required for this program.

Spring Credits
ART 3232 Production Design 2
ART 3243 Web Design 3
ART 3803 Introduction to Printmaking 3
Art History (3000-4000)  3
Elective  2
Total Hours 14

Fall Credits
ART 3223 Package Design 3
ART 3833 Animation Techniques 3
ART or GAME Electives (3000-4000)  2
Total Hours 15
Spring Credits
ART 4231 Graphic Design Exhibition 1
ART 4243 Professional Portfolio Preparation for Graphic Designers 3
 ART or GAME Electives (3000-4000)  2
Total Hours 13

1See appropriate alternatives or substitutions in "General Education Requirements".
2At least 40 upper level hours are required, General electives cannot include art courses. 
3Art history electives ART 3113 Art History, American, ART 3133 Art History, Americas & Africa, ART 3143 Art History, Asia & Pacific, ART 3153 History of Digital Art, ART 4113 Art History, Art After 1945, ART 4723 Art History SeminarART 4823 Art Criticism and Aesthetics can be used toward this requirement.