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Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Art Degree

An Accredited Art Program in Texas

Art students at UT Permian Basin can explore multiple mediums including drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking and graphic design. The B.A. gives students a broad understanding of foundational art and history with the option to specialize in graphic design. This degree is designed for students seeking a liberal arts degree with Art as a major. 

Careers for Bachelor of Arts in Art Majors

The skills you develop here will launch you into a wide range of job opportunities, including:

  • Art Director
  • Art Agent
  • Art Professor
  • Commercial Artist
  • Graphic Designer
  • Interior Designer
  • Art Gallery Dealer

Degree Requirements

  • The B.A. of Arts in Art requires a minimum of 120 total credits.
  • At least 30 semester credit hours must be taken at UT Permian Basin.
  • All required and elective courses must be completed with a grade of “C-“ or better.

Bachelor of Arts in Art Requirements

  • Students must complete 48 semester credit hours to earn a B.A. in Art degree.
  • Students are required to complete a minor.
  • All art majors are required to meet the visual arts core prior to taking upper level courses.

Interested in Teaching?

Students who choose to major in Art can earn their teacher certification to teach art. See what it takes to earn your teacher certification while working towards your Art degree.

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