Undergraduate Degrees Offered

Bachelor of Arts in Art, Studio Arts Option
Bachelor of Science in Art, Studio Arts Option

Degree Requirements

A total of 180 quarter credits are required to graduate, including 60 upper-division credits. Requirements include:

  1. Baccalaureate core: 40 credits
  2. College of Liberal Arts Core: 8 credits
  3. Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science requirements: 15-24 credits
  4. Art Major requirements: 73 credits
  5. Electives if needed to meet the 180 credits

Degree Checklist and Guides

Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in Art, Studio Arts Option Curriculum Checklist (PDF)

Transfer Guides

Transfer students starting at an Oregon Community College should use the Art Transfer Guides provided by the College of Liberal Arts.
Students planning to transfer from COCC to OSU-Cascades Art program should use the COCC Transfer Guides page.

Minors

Art History Minor
Studio Arts Minor

Art History Minor (30 credits)

The minor in art history is designed for students in any major to add to their degree. Students take introductory and lower-division art history classes offered through OSU e-campus, and then further their study at the upper-division level through OSU-Cascades. The program prepares students for a range of professional opportunities or later graduate study in the arts.

Art History Minor Checklist (PDF)

Studio Arts Minor (27 credits)

The minor in Studio Arts is designed for students in any major to add to their academic program. Studio Arts can be any combination of courses in drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, expanded media, photography, and digital studio. Art minors may not elect to take required art courses on an S/U graded basis.

Studio Arts Minor Checklist (PDF)

Four-Year Sample Plan

A degree pathway is important to student success. To help you explore your major coursework and for you to begin the process of creating an individualized academic plan, we have created a sample four-year plan for the Art: Studio Arts major. These plans also include academic and co-curricular opportunities ideas for each academic year.

This is a sample plan intended for informational purposes only. Students will work with their OSU academic advisor to create degree plan that works best for each student based around unique interests, goals and transfer work.

Bachelor of Arts - Art: Studio Arts, Sample Plan
Bachelor of Science - Art: Studio Arts, Sample Plan