The interdisciplinary minor in Creative Studies unlocks students’ potential to succeed in a wide range of careers that call for creativity, critical thinking and problem-solving skills. This program promotes active learning and develops skills enabling students to bridge their personal and professional lives. Creative Studies is a flexible minor that integrates and enhances any area of study regardless of the career path.

21 credits:
12 credits from the following:

ART 110       Introduction to Creative Studies, 3 cr.
ART 201      Design, 3 cr.
Or
ART 203     Introduction to Graphic Arts, 3 cr.
ENG 301     Creative Writing, 3 cr.
ART 111       Basic Drawing, 3 cr.
Or
ART 202     Basic Painting, 3 cr.

 

6 credits from the following:

ART 205      Digital Imaging, 3 cr.
Or
ART 207      Computer Illustration, 3 cr.
ART 211      Basic Sculpture, 3cr.
Or
ART 212      Basic Ceramics, 3 cr.
Or
ART 255      Bookmaking, 3 cr.
ART 222      Intermediate Drawing, 3 cr.
Or
ART 303      Life Drawing, 3 cr.
ART 236      Contemporary Art History, 3 cr.
ART 300      Printmaking, 3 cr.
Or
ART 305      Introduction to Photography, 3 cr.
ART 204      Special Topics, 1-3 cr.
ATH 201      Introduction to Expressive and Therapeutic Arts, 3 cr.
ENG 125     Introduction to Film, 3 cr.
ENG 300     Writing the Self: Creative Non-Fiction, 3 cr.
Or
ENG 312     Professional Writing and Editing, 3 cr.
IDS 100       Introduction to Game Design, 3 cr.
CMG 215    Contemporary Culture, 3 cr.
COM 101    Fundamentals Communication, 3 cr.
Or
COM 202    Writing for Media, 3 cr.
Or
COM 215    Introduction to Public Relations, 3 cr.
MKT 201     Principles of Marketing, 3 cr.
MUS 101    Music Fundamentals, 3 cr.
Or
MUS 203    Jazz Survey, 3 cr.
PHI 304       Art and Culture, 3 cr.
TEC 200       Fundamentals of Information Technology, 3 cr.

 

0 credits from the following:

ART 010      Art Exhibition Attendance, 0 cr.
ART 020      Art Exhibition Attendance, 0 cr.

 

Capstone experience:

ART 4XX      Creative Studies Capstone, 3 cr.

 

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