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2012-2013 Catalog 
2012-2013 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Photography BFA

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Photography is devoted to educating new artists in a contemporary world, where photographic imagery and new representations of media inform and define our everyday experiences. Photographs cross boundaries between culture, art, and individual personalities. Our program attempts to encourage development of the student through a range of courses from basic to advanced, historical to contemporary, analog to digital, and an array of critical concerns. Students grow through technical and creative allocations and various technologies that have redefined photographic imaging in the 21st century.

This studio concentration prepares students for graduate programs and studio entrepreneurship. This program is designed to bring the student to a high level of aesthetic theory, development process and technical skill in their focused studio area.

A student who has successfully completed a degree in Photography may have career opportunities, or further study, in areas which include:

  • Studio Photographer
  • Fine Art Photographer
  • Wedding Photographer
  • Portrait Photographer
  • Photojournalist
  • Historic Photo Restoration
  • Travel Photographer
  • Sports Photographer
  • Archivist Photographer


Concentration Requirements

General Education Program 34 Hours
  Further information is listed in the General Education Program  or can be obtained from the dean’s office.  
Art Core Requirements  30 Hours
Art Studio Concentration 30 Hours
Art Studio Electives Choose ARTS or 24 Hours
  ARTG outside your concentration.  
General Electives Chosen from courses other than ARTX. 6 Hours
Total Hours Required 124 Hours


Art Studio Concentration - Photography

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