The Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at PAFA requires 126 credits total:
- 42 in Liberal Arts
- 84 in Studio Arts.
The liberal arts studies may be completed at PAFA or through approved transfer credits.
Liberal Arts distribution requirements: 42 Credits
|Studies in Art History and Criticism||15 Credits|
|Studies in Language and Literature||12 Credits|
|Studies in History and Culture||9 Credits|
|Studies in Science and Quantitative Thinking||6 Credits|
Studio Arts distribution requirements: 84 Credits
|Studies in First Year Studio||27 Credits|
|Studies in Studio Core (2nd & 3rd Year)||30-33 Credits|
|Studies in Drawing||6 Credits|
|Studies in Studio Elective||12 Credits|
|Studies in Critics Program||6-9 Credits|
Departmental Curriculum Requirements
The following documents provide an in-depth look at the courses required for the individual departments.