Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art


A Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Art provides you with a wide range of opportunities, from earning your Teacher Certification to an emphasis in Digital Media Studies. While participating in the program, you will have the opportunity to study an array of artistic styles in areas of drawing, painting, and digital media. You will also gain some background in certain areas of sculpture, printmaking, digital design, and photography.

Designed With You in Mind

Our program offers small class sizes, beautiful facilities with multiple resources, and the opportunity to exhibit your work in the university showroom. In addition, as a student in this program, you will have the opportunity to visit various art galleries and museums in the DFW Metroplex. A faculty of distinguished artists who are dedicated to providing the individual attention you need to develop as a professional artist will guide you throughout your time as an art student. 


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Application Process

120 credit hours (4 years)

Entry Requirements

  1. Admission to Tarleton State University – Undergraduate Studies


Locations Available


  • Visual Arts and Design


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Program Objectives

  • Equip each student with the necessary tools and values that they need to succeed in the evolving economy
  • Help students learn to be self-motivated, hard working, and adaptable to the changes and possibilities of their environment
  • Offer our students the opportunity to work in a beautiful, state-of-the-art fine arts facility; the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center

Coursework Highlights

ClassNumberClass Name
ARTS2344Game Design
ARTS23493D Modeling
ARTS3311Experimental Media Studio
ARTS3321Life Drawing
ARTS3331Art History of America
ARTS3341Painting Studio
ARTS3363Motion Graphics
ARTS4370Interaction Design

For more information on courses, please refer to the university catalog.

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