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    Sep 22, 2023  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Art, B.A.

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A major or minor in art leading to the Bachelor of Arts degree or Bachelor of Fine Arts in combined studio is offered on the Hattiesburg campus. All applicants for a four-year art degree must present an acceptable art portfolio prior to enrolling.

Students interested in pursuing careers which are broader in academic scope are encouraged to pursue the art major within the Bachelor of Arts degree with a concentration in art.

The following art core courses are required for the B.F.A. and the B.A. degrees:

Art Core (39 hours)

Art History (12 hours)

including Art History I and II


12 hours (B.F.A.), 6 hours (B.A.)

2D/3D Design (6 hours)

Computer Graphics (3 hours)

Painting (3 hours)

Printmaking (3 hours)

Photography (3 hours)

Senior Seminar (3 hours)

Total (39 hours)


All B.F.A. and B.A. art students must maintain a portfolio according to departmental guidelines.

Art (12 hours)

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