NOTE: The degree requirements listed below are applicable to all students entering during academic year 2016-2017. Students who entered during a previous academic year should view the degree requirements in their entering year catalog in the catalog archives. Students who wish to switch to the 2016-17 major and minor requirements should submit a new Declaration of Major or Declaration of Minor form to the M Center.
Studio Art Major
(a minimum of 37 semester course credits)
And select two art history courses from the following:
The following two courses must be completed during the same academic year.
And select seven courses from three or more of the following areas and courses:
A maximum of two independent studies may be applied toward the studio art major.
Majors must take at least 18 credits in studio art courses at Mills.
After completing 37 required credits in the studio art major, which can include IART courses, students can take additional courses in intermedia arts that count toward the 17 electives outside their major field. Studio art majors also may take additional courses in art history that count towards the 17 electives outside their major field.
Courses accepted for transfer students (at the junior and senior level) to the major in studio art may depend on a portfolio review by the Art Department.Studio Art Minor
(a minimum of 21 semester course credits)
Courses must be chosen in consultation with an Art Department advisor. Fourteen of the 21 credits must be taken at Mills. To participate in the senior thesis exhibition, senior seminar must be taken.
Select one art history course from the following:
And select two lower-division courses from the following:
In addition, select three upper-division courses from the following:
(12 semester course credits)
Faculty and Staff
Full Course List
Art Studio Course List
Schedule of Courses for
the Current Semester