2018-2019 Catalog 
    May 19, 2024  
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bachelor of Fine Art, Graphic Design, BFA (ART-GRDS)

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BFA: Art (BFA)

The Bachelor of Fine Art (BFA) is a studio intense course of study designed for students with a strong commitment to a professional future as graphic designers, photographers, studio artists or artists/teachers. Students select a concentration from the areas of all-level teaching certification, graphic design, photography, painting or sculpture.

University Requirements

Please see the University Requirements  section of this catalog.

Major Requirements


Total: 30 Credit Hours

Graphic Design (GRDS)

Total: 39 Credit Hours

Supplement for Major

  • Sophomore (or higher) Literature Credit Hours: 3

Total: 3 Credit Hours


Minimum - 3 Credit Hours

Total Major Hours: 75

Other Graduation Requirements

Minimum GPA in major: 2.25
Minimum GPA for graduation: 2.00
Minimum advanced hours: 33
Minimum total hours: 131
Transfer students must complete a minimum of 24 hours of the total advanced hours in studio areas at ACU.

Courses numbered 0** do not count in minimum hours required for degree.

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