Degree or Program Details


Art and Design Major - Associate of Applied Arts

This two-year art curriculum leads to an associate of applied arts degree in one of three area majors: media illustration—electronic imaging, drawing/painting, illustration, printmaking; crafts—ceramics, sculpture, metalworking, woodworking, furniture design; or industrial media—electronic imaging (publishing, modeling), graphic communication, photography, digital cinema, human centered design.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 63-67*
Liberal Studies 12
Humanities Elective 4

Health Promotion 1

Major Courses 22

Major Concentration 20-24
AD 100 and 200 level courses in preferred studio area 8
Specific courses are listed in the "Course Descriptions" section of this bulletin. 
AD 100 level course in any of the non-preferred studio area within the major 12
Specific courses are listed in the "Course Descriptions" section of this bulletin. 

Art and Design Electives 8
Choose a 100 or 200 level courses from each of the two areas not chosen for the major 
Specific courses are listed in the "Course Descriptions" section of this bulletin. 

*The media illustration concentration requires one additional course.