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Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) Degree

An Accredited Art Program in Texas

The Bachelor of Fine Arts at UT Permian Basin is a professional degree designed to provide students with the skills, knowledge, and experience necessary to become professional artists and designers. The degree helps to develop an inquiring mind, leading to advanced study or professional work in the field of visual art.

Careers for Bachelor of Fine Arts Majors

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

  • Artist
  • Art Director
  • Animator
  • Art Gallery or Museum Curator or Assistant

Degree Requirements

  • The Bachelor of Fine Arts 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 Fine Arts Requirements

  • Students must complete 48 semester credit hours to earn a B.F.A. degree.
  • Students are required to enter two competitions prior to graduation.
  • All art majors are required to meet the visual arts core prior to taking upper level courses.

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