Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Major in Art

Minimum required: 120 semester credit hours

General Requirements

  1. General education core curriculum courses are listed in the degree plan below along with the statewide component code number. See the General Education Core Curriculum section of this catalog for the Texas State requirements and options in the core curriculum, including Honors courses.
  2. In addition to the general education core curriculum requirements, the Bachelor of Arts degree (B.A.) requires three additional hours of English literature, three hours of math/science/logic/computer science courses, six hours of 2000-level modern language courses and a minor.
  3. A minor is required. Some minors may exceed 24 hours. Majors must select a minor from the approved list of Undergraduate Minors.
  4. Students must complete 39 hours of art.
  5. Students must complete 36 advanced hours.
  6. Prerequisites for all advanced Art classes must be met. Students must be aware that the 2000 level ARTS classes chosen will determine the advanced ARTS classes they are eligible to take.

Course Requirements 

ARTF 13013
ARTF 13023
ARTF 13033
ARTS 13053
Select one of the following:3
ENG 1310 (Communication Component Code 010)3
ENG 1320 (Communication Component Code 010)3
ART 2313, DAN 2313, MU 2313, or TH 2313 (Creative Arts Component Code 050)3
COMM 1310 (Component Area Option Code 090/091)3
Modern Language 14104
US 11001
Select one of the folllowing:3
ARTH 23013
ARTH 23023
ENG Literature (Component Area Option Code 090/094)3
Mathematics Component Code 0203
PHIL 1305 or 1320 (Language, Philosophy & Culture Component Code 040)3
Modern Language 14204
HIST 1310 (American History Component Code 060)3
ARTH 33013
ART Advanced Electives3
Life & Physical Sciences Component Code 0306
POSI 2310 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070)3
HIST 1320 (American History Component Code 060)3
Modern Language 23103
Modern Language 23203
ARTH 33073
ART advanced electives6
BA ENG Literature3
Social & Behavioral Sciences Component Code 0803
POSI 2320 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070)3
BA Computer Science, Logic, Mathematics or science3
Total Hours: 120