In addition to fulfilling General Education requirements and other degree requirements, undergraduate students majoring in printmaking must complete the following requirements (81 credits):

Please Note: All students are expected to maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0 to remain in good academic standing. All required studio arts classes must be completed with a grade of C or higher in order to advance within the degree. Any required studio arts grade of C- or below must be repeated.

Foundation Courses: 16-17 credits

VIS 1050/ComX: 2 credits
or VIS 2150/Key Class: 1 credit
VIS 1060/Foundation Drawing: 3 credits
VIS 1070/Extended Media: 3 credits
VIS 1080/Visual Language: 3 credits
VIS 1260/3-D Processes: 3 credits
VIS 1330/Lens and Time: 3 credits

Art History Courses: 14 credits

ARH 1020/History of Art Survey II: 3 credits
ARH 1021/History of Art Survey II Discussion: 1 credit
ARH —/One course in the history of art before 1800 (lower-level)
PRT 2500/The History of Printmaking: 3 credits
PRT 3330/Printmaking Now: 3 credits

Printmaking Studio Courses: 27 credits

PRT 2225/Lithography: 3 credits
PRT 2230/Woodcut: 3 credits
PRT 2240/Screen Print: 3 credits
PRT 2320/Intaglio: 3 credits
PRT 3010/Digital Tools for Printmakers: 3 credits*
PRT 3335/Junior Studio I: 3 credits
PRT 4725/Senior Studio: 3 credits
PRT —/Printmaking electives (two): 6 credits

Visual Arts Studio Electives: 11-12 credits

Synthesis Courses: 12 credits

PRT3345/Junior Studio II:3 credits* (previously satisfied by PRT3225/Concepts in Print Media)
PRT 4850/Professional Practice: 3 credits
PRT 4990/Senior Project I: 3 credits
PRT 4991/Senior Project II: 3 credits

Students are also expected to abide by the policies and procedures laid out in the A+D Student Handbook.


*Effective Fall 2022 for new students entering the program:

  • PRT3010/Digital Tools for Printmakers is now required. (3 credits)
  • Visual Arts Electives are 11-12 credits total.