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Kirtland Community College

Program Guide: Art & Design

First Year

First Semester
ENG 10303 3
MTH 13000 4
ART 10000 3
ART 10500 3
Humanities elective 3
Second Semester
ENG 10403 3
World Perspective elective 3
ART 10103 3
Studio elective 3
Social Science elective 3

Second Year

First Semester
Social Science elective 3
ART 10600 3
U.S. Diversity elective 3
Science Lab elective 4
Studio elective 3
Second Semester
Elective 3
Elective 3
ART 20600 3
Studio elective 3
Science elective 4


  • Degree offered: B.F.A., B.A., B.S.. Students seeking a B.A. degree must demonstrate third semester proficiency in a foreign language. Students seeking the B.S. degree must take MTH 20600.
  • Students should transfer after one year of basis courses.
  • World Perspective electives:  ENG 22800, GEO 10000
  • U.S. Diversity electives:  HIS 20100, HIS 20200
  • This guide fulfills the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA).  Social science electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Science electives must be selected from differenet disciplines.  Humanities elective must be a non-ART course.  Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements.  GVSU will still honor the MACRAO agreement.
  • Students interested in K-12 teacher certification should take PSY 10100 as a social science elective and should not take a U.S. Diversity elective.
  • Transfer students interested in pursuing a program within the Department of Art & Design must apply for and attend a portfolio session to determine acceptance into the program, and if accepted, determine which studio courses may receive specific credit.  for more details on the application process to the Department of Art and Design please see,
  • Accreditation: National Association of Schools of Art and Design


The following are among career opportunities open to students who major in art: advertising art director, art editor, ceramist, crafts supervisor, creative director, display artist, elementary school teacher, gallery operator, graphic designer, high school teacher, illustrator, jeweler, master printer, metalsmith, museum curator, museum display designer, museum educator, painter, potter, printmaker, sculptor, set designer, stylist in industry (sculptors), and supervisor museum school.

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