The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

School of Art College of Fine Arts

BA in Visual Arts

A Bachelor of Art in Art will provide students with an opportunity to express themselves using a variety of creative disciplines and methods within the visual arts and prepare them for such fields as museum studies, gallery management, curator, teaching, studio artist, graphic design, product design, art therapy, graduated studies in a variety of related fields, fashion, and marketing. The curriculum of the degree is studio based with 18 hours of art history and includes a capstone course that requires an exhibition of new artwork only and a written thesis. Students can focus on a concentration of media such as painting, drawing, ceramics, printmaking, sculpture, digital imaging, photography or a combination of concentrations for ultimate roundness.

Degree Plan