Studio Art Degree Requirements
Studio Art Major: A minimum of 12 course credits in art and art history, which include the following required courses:  three course credits in art history [AH], one of which must be 260, 362, or 363;  five course credits in studio art [SA];  one additional course in studio art [SA] or art history [AH];  483 (to be taken in the senior year); and  391 and 487 (to be taken in the senior year). Four of the above 12 courses must be at or above the 300 level. ART 371 may not be counted toward the major. Transfer students must take a minimum of six courses, including ART 391, 483 and 487, from the Cornell College Department of Art and Art History.
Teaching Major in Studio Art: The same as the Studio Art major above, but to include one course credit in painting, one course credit in sculpture, and ART 371. Teaching majors are advised to take courses which provide experience in a variety of media. In addition to the foregoing requirements for the subject major, prospective teachers must also apply for admission to the Teacher Education Program (preferably at the start of their sophomore year) and complete coursework leading to secondary and/or elementary certification described under Education. Prospective teachers should request a current list of the specific major requirements from the Education Office.
Studio Art Minor: A minimum of six course credits in art and art history which include at least four studio art courses [SA], and two art history courses [AH], one of which must be 260, 362, or 363. Individual projects and tutorials in art history (ART 292 and 392) or studio art (ART 291 and 391) will not be counted toward fulfillment of the minor.
Note: No courses, except ART 103 and ART 104, may be counted toward more than one minor under the supervision of the Department of Art and Art History. Transfer students must take at least three courses from the Cornell College Department of Art and Art History.