Jan 27, 2021  
2018-2019 General Catalog 

Graphic Design (B.F.A.)

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Program Information

  • All courses must be passed with a “C” (2.0) or better to be counted in the major.
  • Transfer students must earn 50% of their art credits from SUU.

General Education Requirement (31-36 Credits)

See General Education  for course options.

  • Core Course Requirements 12-13 Credits
  • Knowledge Area Requirements 19-23 Credits

Experiential Education University Requirement - EDGE Program (3 Credits)

NOTE: As of 7/12/2019, students pursuing this bachelor’s degree are no longer required to complete the EDGE courses for graduation.

See Experiential Education  for more information.

Graphic Design Curriculum Summary (82 Credits)

Art Foundation Courses (31 Credits)

Graphic Design Requirements (36 Credits)

Portfolio Development Options (9 Credits)

Select 9 credits from the following:

Art Electives (6 Credits)

Select 6 credits from the following:


* Students may take either ART 3310  or ART 3320 , not both, for credit in the major.

Free Electives (0-4 Credits)

Total elective credit is determined by General Education courses taken, degree type selected, additional credits earned, and any additional math or other prerequisite courses needed. For a bachelor’s degree, students must earn a minimum of 40 upper-division credits (courses numbered 3000-4999). Students may need to select additional upper-division courses not included in their major requirements in order to reach this minimum. Please consult your Student Success Advisor for details.

Recommended Electives

The following courses are recommended electives for students who have extra credits:

Total Credits, B.F.A. Degree: 120

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