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2020-2021 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Art, B.A.

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Bachelor of Arts
Curriculum 0702 Requirements

Art Department  


General Education Requirements 33-34 Credits

Up to 14 credits of prerequisite coursework may be required to satisfy GE and will count as elective credit.

Major Departmental Requirements 45 Credits

Studio Concentration: (12 Credits)

Complete a minimum of four courses in one studio area in addition to the foundation and breadth courses.  Transfer students must complete three courses in the concentration at Plattsburgh.  Students may enroll in additional courses or independent studies in their concentration, and they may complete more than one concentration. 

Advanced Writing Requirement: (3 Credits)

Electives 41-42 Credits

Certain major/cognate courses may also satisfy GE requirements thus increase elective credits accordingly.

Total Credits minimum 120

Additional Degree Requirements

  1. Minimum overall GPA of 2.0 in all Major Departmental Requirements
  2. Completion of all college-wide degree requirements (undergraduate degree requirements, general education program).
  3. AP credits in Art Studio or in Art History will be accepted as electives only.

Transfer students

Transfer students must complete a minimum of 21 credits in art courses at SUNY Plattsburgh and a total of 36 credits at Plattsburgh, including:

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