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Degree Requirements

BA in Art

Minimum of 180 total quarter credits
Minimum of 60 upper-division credits
Minimum of 45 credits from Marylhurst
Minimum of 81 credits in major

Core Courses - 48 credits
Design: Basic

Design: Color
Design: Three-Dimensional
Fundamentals of Digital Art
Art History: From Cave to Cathedral
Art History: From Renaissance to Revolution
Art History: The Nineteenth Century
Drawing 1
Drawing 2
Drawing 3
Photography 1
Orientation to the Visual Art Community
Art History: Modernism
Art History: Art Since the Sixties
The Practice of Art History
New York Travel Study

Major Electives - 24 credits
Art electives at 300-level (15 crs.)
Art electives at 400-level (9 crs.)

Capstone - 9 credits
Capstone Seminar 1
Capstone Seminar 2
Capstone Seminar 3

Please see current Marylhurst University Catalog for complete information.


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