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Art Studio (Minor)

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Degrees & Offerings
  • Minor
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A Studio Art or Art History minor is open to all students interested in art. The course flexibility of either art major allows students to minor in the opposite and develop a broader portfolio of skills. Art studio and art history majors can also minor in a wide array of other academic programs, depending on individual interests and ambition.

Studio Art Requirements: 18 credits

A total of five studio art courses from at least 3 different instructors are required. A second level of a studio art course must also be included.

Advisement and Requirements

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How to declare a minor

The Declaration of Minor form is available in the Art & Art History department or Academic Advisement. The form is completed by the student and signed by the department chairperson before the form is taken to Academic Advisement.

When you have satisfied the requirements for the minor, a "Verification of Completion of Minor" form must be completed and signed off by the Department of Art & Art History Chairperson and taken to the Registrar's Office, at least two weeks prior to graduation.

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National Association of Schools of Art and Design
Founded in 1944, the National Association of Schools of Art and Design is an organization of schools, conservatories, colleges, and universities with approximately 363 accredited institutional members.

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