ACADEMIC PROGRAMS WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF ART

Students pursuing a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Art may choose a concentration in Studio Art, Art History, or Art Education. The Art Education concentration fulfills the Waiver Requirements of the California Commission for Teacher Credentialing (CTCC) for the Single Subject Program in Art.  The department also offers a minor in Art, Studio Art, or Art History.



Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Art

In addition to the University's General Education requirements, students majoring in Art must complete one of the following major emphases: Studio Art, Art Education, or Art History.  The requirements for these emphases are listed below.



Requirements for a Major in Art with an Emphasis in Studio Art (54 units). Please take 2000 level prior to 3000 level prior to 4000 level, as outlined below:

1.  Lower Division (18 units):  ART 2200, 2210 or 2220, 2300, 2400, 2508, 2608

2.  Upper Division (36 units): ART 3000, 3620, 3630, 4000, 4010 or 4020, 4030, three courses from ART 3200-3410, and three courses from ART 4200 - 4400 (maybe repeated for credit).



Requirements for a Major in Art with an Emphasis in ArtEducation (57 units).  This degree emphasis fulfills most of the Waiver Requirements of the California Commission for Teacher Credentialing (CTCC) for the Single Subject Program in Art.  Please take 2000 level prior to 3000 level prior to 4000 level, as outlined below:

1.  Lower Division (18 units): ART 2200, 2210 (or 2220), 2300, 2400, 2508, 2608

2.  Upper Division (39 units): ART 3000, 3100, 3200, 3210, 3220, 3230, 3310, 3620, 4010 (or 4020), 4030, 4100, one additional course from ART 3300-3410, and one additional course from ART 4200 - 4400.

Note: Students seeking to prepare for teaching careers in K-12 Art programs should consult with Dr. Dianne Turner, Professor of Art Education.



Requirements for a Major in Art with an Emphasis in Art History (51 units).  Please take 2000 level prior to 3000 level prior to 4000 level, as outlined below:

1.  Lower Division (18 units): ART 2200, 2210 (or 2220), 2300, 2400, 2508, 2508

2.  Upper Division (33 units): ART 3600, 3620, 3630, 3648, 3650, 3660, 3670*, 4000, 4010, 4710, and 4900.

*pending university approval.  An additional section of ART 4710 may be substitued for Art 3670.



Requirements for the Minor in Art

For a Minor in Art, students must take four three-unit art courses, at least two of which must be upper division.

 

Requirements for the Minor in Studio Art

For a Minor in Studio Art, students must take four three-unit courses, at least two of which must be upper division, selected from the following: ART 2200, 2210, 2220, 2300, 2400, 2508, 2608, 3200-3400, 4100-4400, or 4700.

 

Requirements for the Minor in Art History

For a Minor in Art History, students must take ART2508 and 2608, and two upper-division courses selected from the following: ART 3600, 3620, 3630, 3648, 3650, 3660, 3670, 4000, and 4710.



DEPARMENT OF ART ACADEMIC ROADMAPS



ROADMAP - Studio Art

Semester

Fall

Spring

 

Milestone

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

Freshman

GE: CSUB 1009 (First Year Seminar)

GE: CSUB 1019 (First Year Seminar)

Complete required English course

 

GE: Art 2508 or 2608 (C1)

GE Critical Thinking or Ethical Reasong (A3)

Completed required Math course

 

GE: Communication 1008 (A1)

GE: Life Science (B2)

GPA of 2.7 or higher, aim for 3.25 for Dean's List

 

GE: English 1109 (A2)

GE: Humanities (C2 & SELF)

Join a Student Club

 

GE:Quantitative Reasoning (A4)

Major: Art 2200

Meet with a staff and faculty advisor every term

 

GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences (D)

GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences (D)

32 units

16 units

16 units

2

 

 

 

 

Sophomore

GE: Government (AI-Govt)

Major: Art 2400

Have a leadership role in a Student Club

 

GE:Life Sciences (B1)

Major: Art 2300

Earn 60 units and Junior Standing

 

Major: Art 2508 or 2608

GE: Junior Year Diversity Reflection (JYDR)

Prepare a resume

 

Major: Art 2210 or 2220

Major: Art Elective #1

Meet with a staff and faculty advisor once a year

 

GE: U.S. History

Major: Art 3620

GPA of 2.7 or higher, aim for 3.25 for Dean's List

30 units = 62

15 - 16 units

16 - 17 units

3

 

 

 

 

Junior

GE: Upper Division Area D (Social Science)

GE: Upper Division Area  B (Science)

Have an internship or study abroad

 

Major: Art Elective #2

Major: Art Elective #3

Submit Graduation Check

 

Major Art: Art 4200 or 4300 or 4400

Elective

Attend a career or grad school fair

 

Major: Art 3630

Major: Art 4200 or 4300 or 4400

 

GE: Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR)

Elective

GPA of 2.7 or higher, aim for 3.25 for Dean's List

30 units = 92

15 - 16 units

17 - 18 units

4

 

 

 

 

Senior

Major: Art 4010 or 4020

Major: Art 4030

Follow-up with advisor regarding degree requirements

 

Major: Art 3000

GE: Capstone

GPA of 2.7 or higher, aim for 3.25 for Dean's List

 

Major: Art 4200 or 4300 or 4400

Elective

 

Elective

Elective

 

Elective

Elective

30 units = 122

15 units

15 units



ROADMAP - Art Education

Semester

Fall

Spring

 

Milestone

1

 

 

 

 

Freshman

GE: CSUB 1009 (First Year Seminar)

GE: CSUB 1019 (First Year Seminar)

Complete required English course

 

GE: Art 2508 or 2608 (C1)

GE Critical Thinking or Ethical Reasong (A3)

Completed required Math course

 

GE: Communication 1008 (A1)

GE: Life Science (B2)

GPA of 2.7 or higher, aim for 3.25 for Dean's List

 

GE: English 1109 (A2)

GE: Humanities (C2 & SELF)

Join a Student Club

 

GE: Quantitative Reasoning (A4)

Major: Art 2200

Meet with a staff and faculty advisor every term

 

GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences (D)

GE: Social & Behavioral Sciences (D)

32 units

16 units

16 units

2

 

 

 

 

Sophomore

GE: Government (AI-Govt)

Major: Art 2220

Have a leadership role in a Student Club

 

GE:Life Sciences (B1)

Major: Art 2300

Earn 60 units and Junior Standing

 

Major: Art 2508 or 2608

GE: Junior Year Diversity Reflection (JYDR)

Prepare a resume

 

Major: Art 2210

Major: Art 3310

Meet with a staff and faculty advisor once a year

 

GE: U.S. History

Major: Art 3620

GPA of 2.7 or higher, aim for 3.25 for Dean's List

30 units = 62

15 - 16 units

16 - 17 units

3

 

 

 

 

Junior

GE: Upper Division Area  D (Social Science)

GE: Upper Division Area B (Science)

Have an internship or study abroad

 

Major: Art 2400

Major: Art 3220

Submit Graduation Check

 

Major: Art 3100

Major: Art 3230

Attend a career or grad school fair

 

Major: Art 3200

Major: Art 3300 or 3400 or 3410

 

GE: Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR)

Major: Art 3210

GPA of 2.7 or higher, aim for 3.25 for Dean's List

30 units = 92

15 - 16 units

17 - 18 units

4

 

 

 

 

Senior

Major: Art 4010 or 4020

Major: Art 4030

Follow-up with advisor regarding degree requirements

 

Major: Art 3000

GE: Capstone

GPA of 2.7 or higher, aim for 3.25 for Dean's List

 

Major: Art 4100

Elective

 

Elective

Elective

 

Elective

Elective

30 units = 122

15 units

15 units

 



Department of Art

California State University, Bakersfield
9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, CA  93311-1022


Phone: (661) 654-3031
Fax: (661) 654-6555
Email: kplunkett@csub.edu
Office: Performing Arts Building 102P