Bachelor of Arts (BA) - Studio Art

The BA in art allows a student to combine the study of art with the knowledge and skills of another discipline, such as advertising, archaeology, business, English, modern language, psychology, etc. With the BA, you either major or minor in a 2nd subject. You spend less time developing a portfolio and more time broadening your knowledge. The BA includes a foreign language requirement.

Current art majors who are pursuing the BA are minoring, double majoring, or completing a second degree in the following programs of study. Additional programs are available.
  • Advertising
  • Anthropology
  • Asian Studies
  • Biological Sciences
  • Business
  • Communication Studies
  • Computer Science
  • Criminology & Criminal Justice
  • Dance
  • Economics
  • English
  • Film Studies
  • French Language German Language
  • History
  • Japanese Language
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sexuality
  • Spanish Language
  • Textiles
  • Theatre Arts


  • Studio Artist
  • Arts Administrator
  • Art Instructor
  • Gallery Manager
  • Graphic Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Museum Worker
  • Restoration Specialist
  • Web Designer

Application to this program

Select "Art" as your major on the undergraduate application if you want to primarily study any of the following:

Ceramics, Drawing, Graphic Design, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, or a combination of two or more of the studio areas above.

Visit the Office of Admissions website for additional details.