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Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art

Department Handbook

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art

Admission to this program is highly selective. To be eligible for admission to the BFA program:
*  Students must have successfully completed the 18 credit hours of the Art Foundations program. Grades for Foundations courses must be "C" or higher.
*  Transfer student must have completed a comparable program.

The application form and accompanying materials must be:
*  completed by all students applying for the BFA program in Studio Art.
*  submitted for consideration by these deadlines:
        March 1 to begin the BFA program in the following Fall semester, or
        October 1 to begin the BFA program in the following Spring semester.

Additional requirements for graduation with the BFA degree in Studio Art include:
1.  exhibition of art work in a senior show at Viterbo,
2.  a portfolio representation in the form of 20 slides or digital images,
3.  a professional resume,
4.  a senior thesis/artist's statement,
5.  submission of work into two national juried exhibitions,
6.  and one of the following:
          solo exhibition outside of Viterbo,
          apply for and successfully complete an art residency or internship,
          successfully complete an approved community art project.