• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Montgomery, AL, United States
The Department of Visual Arts offers the Bachelor of Arts degree in Art with concentrations in either Fine Arts or Graphic Design. All Art Studio classes meet for 6 contact hours per week - Students are expected to match these hours outside of class on their own. 
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Overview

  • Art majors start enrolling in art classes their first semester. Those who plan to major in Art who do not follow the required freshman and sophomore class offerings may hinder a four-year graduation schedule.
  • A minor is offered for students who have an interest in art but wish to major in another area.
  • All majors are required to participate in a variety of activities, not only attending class, but attendance at departmental functions and exhibitions are part of the graduation requirements.
  • Majors will participate in a three course senior level assessment. These classes are one credit hour each. The classes are, Senior Comprehensives, Portfolio, and Senior Exhibition. During a student’s last year in school, the senior may elect to take these classes in any combination, except the Senior Exhibition which must be completed the last semester prior to graduation.
  •  The only exception to this rule is if the student is completing course work during the summer in which case, the student would enroll in their Senior Exhibition the spring semester prior to completing course work. Currently these classes are not offered during the summer.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Art Theory Survey
  • Drawing and Composition
  • Visual Thinking
  • Painting
  • Printmaking

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • $25 application fee
  • Copy of your official high school transcript
  • ACT/SAT test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19396 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19396 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    19396 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19396 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    11068 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11068 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Montgomery

  • 860 - 1200 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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