Studio Art - Associate General Studies

Program/CIP Code: ARTS.AGS/24.0101
Credits Required: 64
Division: Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

The Studio Arts curriculum parallels the foundational courses in other art colleges and/or programs in four-year colleges. If the program is completed as specified, the General Education courses will transfer to all Kansas Regents universities as a block. Art majors are required to maintain a portfolio.

A limited number of talent grants are available to qualified students. Individuals with experience in painting drawing, sculpture, or other visual media should apply directly to the art faculty at 913-288- 7235

Requirements for admission to the program

  • No requirements for admission to the program.
  • Contact program for program-specific advising.

College Requirement

Course Credit Hours
BLUE 0101 Freshman Seminar 1

All first time degree-seeking students are required to take BLUE-0101, Freshman Seminar.  See exemptions

General Education Requirements

Course Credit Hours
ENG 0101 Composition I* 3
ENG 0102 Composition II* 3
SPCH 0151
SPCH 0201
Public Speaking or
Interpersonal Communication
Social Science Elective 3
MATH 0104 Intermediate Algebra** or Higher 3
Natural and Physical Science Elective 3
Elective 3
Total General Education Requirements 24
*See course syllabus for prerequisite.
**Math sequence is contingent upon previous high school mathematics background and transfer insitution. Students should confer with and advisor to determine correct placement.

Degree Specific Requirements

Course Credit Hours
ARTS 0103 Art History II 3
ARTS 0111 Drawing 1 3
ARTS 0121 Painting I 3
ARTS 0140 Intro to Photography 3
ARTS 0151 Sculpture I 3
ARTS 0161 Ceramics 3
DIGI 0131 Two-Dimensional Design I 3
Choose 18 hours from the following
ARTS 0212 Drawing II*
ARTS 0213 Drawing III*
ARTS 0222 Painting II*
ARTS 0223 Painting III*
ARTS 0241 Intermediate Photography
ARTS 0252 Sculpture II *
ARTS 0253 Sculpture III *
ARTS 0262 Ceramics II *
ARTS 0263 Ceramics III
DIGI 0115 Beginning Photoshop
DIGI 0116 Intermediate Photoshop*
DIGI 0117 Advanced Photoshop *
DIGI 0132 Two Dimensional Design II *
DIGI 0174 Beginning Illustrator
DIGI 0175 Advanced Illustrators*
DIGI 0176 Graphic Design: Multimedia and Web I *
DIGI 0177 Graphic Design: Multimedia and Web II *
DIGI 0178 Graphic Design Print Media 1 *
DIGI 0179 Graphic Design Print Media II *
DIGI 0180 Publication Design
Total Degree Specific Requirements 39
*See course syllabi for course prerequisites.

Total Hours

Total hours to complete Degree 64

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