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Visual Arts Minor

The visual arts minor offers an opportunity to become competent in creating art, familiar with a variety of techniques, and knowledgeable about the history and theory of the chosen art form.

Requirements for Minor in Visual Arts

Select five studio art courses (3 credits each) : 15 Credits
AFA 101 Beginning Drawing
AFA 105 Two-Dimensional Design
AFA 106 Three-Dimensional Design
AFA 203 Beginning Painting
AFA 204 Intermediate Painting
AFA 215 Figure Drawing
AFA 231 Ceramics I
AFA 248 Special Topic

Select one art history or lecture class: 3 Credits
ART 205 Art History I
ART 206 Art History II
ART 207 History of Modern Art
ART 214 Contemporary Art

Total credits for minor in Visual Art: 18


Minor Policy

Minors may be declared any time before the completion of the drop/add period in the first term of the senior year or before completion of 87 credit hours, whichever comes later.

Successful completion of at least a one course in the minor is a prerequisite to such declaration.

Only two of the required minor courses may also count toward major or another minor’s requirements.  A minimum of half the required credits for the minor must be completed at Sage.

GPA in Minor required (minimum): 2.200 or higher