Majors, Minors and Concentrations Details

B.F.A. degree program in art
HEGIS code 1002
NYS SED program code 82460

Program/Department Advisers

Name
Title
Phone
Email
Office Hours
Schwab, Douglas J BFA Advisor 718-951-5181 5122 Boylan Hall dschwab @ brooklyn.cuny.edu Mon & Thurs. 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. & Fri. 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

 

The Art major is writing intensive.
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Department requirements (68 - 69 credits)
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Art 1050 or Core Studies 2.1 or Core Curriculum 1120 or Art 1010.

Art 2210, 2211, 3066, 4290, and 4291.

Nine additional credits in art history courses.

Forty-two additional credits in studio art courses subject to the following:

1) At least 21 credits must be completed after admission to the B.F.A. degree program.
2) At least three credits must be chosen from each of the following subject areas:
a) Drawing
b) Painting
c) Sculpture
d) Printmaking
e) Photography
f) Digital art

Special topics and honors courses in the above subject areas can count toward the fulfillment of the subject-area requirement with permission of the instructor and the chairperson.

Exhibition of the student's art work, following approval by the department. (The exhibition will normally be held during the semester preceding graduation.)

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Admission
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Admission to the B.F.A. degree program should be obtained prior to the completion of 26 credits in studio art. An art portfolio is required. Consult the department for procedures.

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