Graphic Design B.F.A.

Eight-Semester Degree Program

First YearUnits
FallSpring
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013)3  
MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103) ((or higher level mathematics))3  
ARTS 1919C Studio Foundation I9  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023)  3
Social Science University Core requirement  3
ARTS 1929C Studio Foundation II  9
UNIV 1001 University Perspectives  1
Year Total: 15 16
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
Science University Core lecture with lab4  
ARHS 2913 Art History Survey I (ACTS Equivalency = ARTA 2003)3  
Arts Elective3  
ARTS 2313 Digital Tools and Concepts3  
ARTS 3313 Introduction to Typography3  
Science University Core lecture with lab  4
ARHS 4823 History of Graphic Design  3
Arts Elective  3
ARTS 3323 Typographic Systems  3
Year Total: 16 13
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
PHIL 2003 Introduction to Philosophy (ACTS Equivalency = PHIL 1103)3  
ARHS 2923 Art History Survey II (ACTS Equivalency = ARTA 2103)3  
Arts Elective3  
ARTS 3383 User Experience3  
ARTS 3393 Identity Design3  
Social Science University Core lecture  3
U.S. History University Core lecture  3
ARTS 4303 Professional Development and Seminar  3
ARTS 4313 Interactive Language  3
Arts Elective  3
Year Total: 15 15
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
Social Science University Core lecture3  
ARHS 4933 Contemporary Art3  
ARTS 4323 Technology in Context3  
ARTS 4343 Identity Systems3  
ARTS 4353 Human Centered Design3  
Non-School of Art Elective  3
ARHS Elective  3
ARTS 4363 Design Co-op  3
ARTS 4373 Advanced Typography  3
ARTS 4383 Degree Project  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.