Art Studio (M.A.) (2005)

Administered by the Department of Art and Art History

Effective Fall, 2004

Admission. In addition to meeting the general admission requirements for the School of Graduate Studies, applicants must also include a one-page statement of their objectives and philosophy. Applicants to art studio need to submit an 8" x 10" plastic sleeve of slides representative of their recent creative work. Upon acceptance, students are required to appear for a personal interview with the department chairperson, program coordinator and an adviser in their major field. At this time, any deficiencies in the applicant's background will be noted and an appropriate course of study outlined. A thesis and an exhibition of creative work are required for art studio majors. A thesis and presented paper are required for art history majors.

Retention and Candidacy. Requirements of the School of Graduate Studies apply.

Graduation. Art studio majors will choose an area of concentration consisting of four levels of the selected specialization along with selected elective courses as suggested by their committee.. A minimum of 30 semester hours is required; this number may be exceeded depending on the student's program. All other graduation requirements for this program are the same as for the School of Graduate Studies.

Graduate courses in art studio must include four levels in a chosen discipline plus a six-credit graduate thesis. Students should plan the balance of degree requirements with their adviser. Disciplines include:

32.500, 01, 02, 03 Advanced Ceramics I, II, III, IV

32.510, 11, 12, 13 Advanced Drawing I, II, III, IV

32.520, 21, 22, 23 Advanced Crafts I, II, III, IV

32.530, 31, 32, 33 Printmaking I, II, III, IV

32.540, 41, 42, 43 Advanced Painting I, II, III, IV

32.550, 51, 52, 53 Advanced Sculpture I, II, III, IV

32.580, 81, 82, 83 Advanced Photography I, II, III, IV

32.595 Directed Study in the Studio Arts