Graphic Design B.F.A.

Eight-Semester Degree Program

First YearUnits
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103) (Sp, Su, Fa) ((or higher level mathematics))3  
ARTS 1919C Studio Foundation I (Sp, Fa)9  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
Social Science University Core requirement  3
ARTS 1929C Studio Foundation II (Sp, Fa)  9
UNIV 1001 University Perspectives (Sp, Su, Fa)  1
Year Total: 15 16
Second YearUnits
Science University Core lecture with lab4  
ARHS 2913 Art History Survey I (ACTS Equivalency = ARTA 2003) (Sp, Fa)3  
Arts Elective3  
ARTS 2313 Digital Tools and Concepts (Sp, Fa)3  
ARTS 3313 Introduction to Typography (Fa)3  
Science University Core lecture with lab  4
ARHS 4823 History of Graphic Design (Irregular)  3
Arts Elective  3
ARTS 3323 Typographic Systems (Sp)  3
Year Total: 16 13
Third YearUnits
PHIL 2003 Introduction to Philosophy (ACTS Equivalency = PHIL 1103) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
ARHS 2923 Art History Survey II (ACTS Equivalency = ARTA 2103) (Sp, Fa)3  
Arts Elective3  
ARTS 3383 User Experience (Fa)3  
ARTS 3393 Identity Design (Fa)3  
Social Science University Core lecture  3
U.S. History University Core lecture  3
ARTS 4303 Professional Development and Seminar (Sp)  3
ARTS 4313 Interactive Language (Sp)  3
Arts Elective  3
Year Total: 15 15
Fourth YearUnits
Social Science University Core lecture3  
ARHS 4933 Contemporary Art (Fa)3  
ARTS 4323 Technology in Context (Fa)3  
ARTS 4343 Identity Systems (Fa)3  
ARTS 4353 Human Centered Design (Fa)3  
Non-School of Art Elective  3
ARHS Elective  3
ARTS 4363 Design Co-op (Sp, Fa)  3
ARTS 4373 Advanced Typography (Sp)  3
ARTS 4383 Degree Project (Sp)  3
Year Total: 15 15
Total Units in Sequence:  120

Internship credit considered in lieu of required studios upon approval of professors, based on content and merit of internship.