Degree Requirements

The Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Sculpture may be conferred upon a student by recommendation of the faculty and upon the satisfactory completion of a minimum of 126 semester hours of credit with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00. All Sculpture majors must complete the BFA curriculum and General Education requirements.

  • Students must earn a C- or better in Sculpture (ART 2801 or ART 2807) to enter the major.
  • The eight required Junior/Senior courses and ART 3896 must be completed with a C- or better to fulfill major requirements. 

The faculty encourages taking sculpture courses in excess of the minimum required. These additional courses count towards required studio electives.

Major Requirements for B.F.A. in Sculpture

Sophomore Prerequisite

ART 2801Sculpture3
or ART 2807 Sculpture: Rome

Students are encouraged to take Installation or Mold Making in the second semester of the sophomore year after Sophomore Sculpture.

Junior and Senior Requirements

Select two of the following: 16
Advanced Sculpture
Advanced Sculpture
Advanced Sculpture
Advanced Sculpture
Specialized Sculpture course (see list below)3
Specialized (see list below) or Advanced Sculpture courses 16
ART 4801Senior Sculpture3
Select two Drawing courses from the following:6
Intermediate Drawing
Intermediate Drawing
Digital Drawing
Digital Drawing
Video Workshop
Advanced Video
Rome Sketchbook
Advanced Drawing 2
Advanced Drawing: Rome
Advanced Drawing
Advanced Drawing
Figure Drawing 2
Figure Drawing
Figure Drawing
Figure Drawing
Interactive Projects
ART 3896PDS Seminar (WI) 33
 Specialized Sculpture Courses
ART 2802Video Workshop3
ART 3802Advanced Video3
ART 2803Installation3
ART 3803Installation3
ART 2804Mold Making Technology3
ART 3804Mold Making Technology3
ART 2805Figure Modeling3
ART 2808Figure Modeling: Rome3
ART 3811Sculpture Techniques and Materials3
ART 3809Public Art Projects3
ART 3085Field Internship 13
PDS 4582Independent Study1-3