Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2024-2025 
    Jul 13, 2024  
Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2024-2025

Studio Art, B.A.

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Program Director: Rebecca McMillen, Ph.D.


The studio art major provides students with the studio art skills and knowledge for those wanting to enter artistic fields where studio art is utilized. Studio art study includes the mediums of drawing, painting, ceramics and sculpture. The studio art major may also be paired with various minors or other majors which may help provide specialized artistic knowledge such as Art therapy and Art education.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Historical and Theoretical Knowledge in Studio Art: Students will know fundamental historical and theoretical principles and concepts in the area of Studio Art.
  2. Perception and Communication in Studio Art: Students will articulate artistic perception in studio art.
  3. Studio Art and Design Methods: Students will be able to use appropriate artistic tools and mediums.
  4. Studio Art Skills: Students will create and construct visual artwork relating to artistic concepts learning.
  5. Moral Reasoning: Students will demonstrate awareness of Christian beliefs and values.
  6. Industry Professionalism and Service: Students will value professionalism and learn how to make connections in industries which utilize studio art knowledge and skills.

Locations Offered

Main Campus Fresno

Degree Pathways

Studio Art, B.A. Four Year Pathway  

Studio Art, B.A. ADT Art History Pathway  

Studio Art, B.A. ADT Studio Arts Pathway  

Lower Division Major Prerequisite (6 Units)

Studio Art Major (33 Units)

Select four from the following:

Students must have at least 6 units of advanced studio art electives. These may include directed study classes.

Complete the Following:

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