Bachelor of Science Degree - Art Entrepreneurship

Degree Requirements:

General Education Courses

Major Courses

Art Electives

Entrepreneurship Minor for Non-business majors

Student Learning Outcomes

The graduate from this program will have demonstrated that they can:

  1. Create works of art applying the principles of design, using visual elements in two and three dimensions; with a high degree of craftsmanship. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, and VI.)
  2. Demonstrate a broad understanding of art history by evaluating the art historical context of their work and the work of others through critical analysis.  (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, V, VI and VII.)
  3. Work independently and as part of a team to resolve a variety of visual and technical problems including creative solutions to art exhibitions and events. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes II, III, V, and VII.)
  4. Apply knowledge and skills from a variety of sources to their own creative work. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, VI, and VII.)
  5. Produce work that embodies a structured set of artistic and intellectually unified goals. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, and VI.)

Art Entrepreneurship Major

The following is required as part of General Education: ECON 201.

Majors in Art Entrepreneurship also must complete the Entrepreneurship for non-business students minor (21 credit hours). Students must earn a grade of "C" or higher in all required courses for this program.

Requirements

Art Core Courses

ART 122Two-Dimensional Design

3

MEETS Group III-A General Education Requirement

 

ART 124Three-Dimensional Design

3

ART 130Drawing I

3

 

ART 210Art History I

3

Or

ART 211Art History II

3

 

ART 311Professional Practices

3

ART 410Senior Exhibition

2

Total Credit Hours:17

Internships/Service Learning and Art History

ART 297Art Internship, Externship, Cooperative Education

1-6

Two Gallery Credits Required

 

ART 310Modern Art History

3

 

ART 495Service Learning

1-6

Two Credits Required

Or

ART 497Art Internship, Externship, Cooperative Education

1-6

Two Credits Required

Or

GDES 497Graphic Design Internship, Externship, Cooperative Education

1-6

Two credits required for Graphic Arts Track

Total Credit Hours:7

Select either Fine Arts or Graphic Arts Track

Fine Arts Track

ART 220Painting I

3

ART 225Water Media I

3

ART 230Drawing II

3

ART 250Ceramics I

3

ART 270Printmaking I

3

ART 280Photography I

3

Electives at 300/400 level

3

Total Credit Hours:21

Any 300 level or above in Art to meet the institutional policy requiring a minimum of 32 credits toward the baccalaureate degree be earned at the 300-400 level. 120 credit hours are required of a baccalaureate degree. Students choosing the Fine Arts Track are encouraged to choose one medium to take additional 300 level courses and above to fulfill the 120 credit hours.

Total Credit Hours:45

Graphic Arts Track

ART 270Printmaking I

3

ART 280Photography I

3

GDES 241Graphic Design I

3

GDES 250Typography

3

GDES 342Graphic Design II

3

GDES 343Graphic Design III

3

GDES 345Graphic Design Portfolio Prep.

1

GDES 347Web Design

3

Total Credit Hours:22

Students will need to take additional courses to fulfill the 120 credit hours required of a baccalaureate degree. With the Graphic Arts Track students will meet the institutional 32 credit hours needed at the 300-400 level.

Total Credit Hours:46

A Bachelor of Science degree in Art Entrepreneurship requires General Education, the major, the Entrepreneurship for non-business students minor to equal a minimum of 120 semester hours.