Integrated Studio Arts, BFA (Portfolio Required)

Integrated Studio Arts allows students to craft individualized plans of study to build a major in the fine arts intended to provide a solid foundation in arts, history, and concepts with a student-selected focus in 2D media, craft and material studies, art, technology & culture, or interdisciplinary studio arts. The integrated studio arts major prepares students for careers with professional practice components that provide opportunities for students to exhibit their own work and to curate, organize, and install exhibitions in Purdue’s Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries. Students graduate with a BFA.

Important Note About Portfolio Requirement: Students who apply to Integrated Studio Arts will be required to provide a digital portfolio and must provide the portfolio to complete their application by the appropriate application deadline. Students who are interested in studio arts but do not have a portfolio may apply to the Studio Arts and Technology BA program

All liberal arts majors prepare students with the skills identified as contributing to managerial success:  communicating and listening well, possessing insights into others, creative/critical thinking, problem solving, and the ability to make connections across complex ideas.

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Plan of Study

Integrated Studio Arts, BFA

Related Career Interests

Careers in Integrated Studio Arts, BFA (Portfolio Required)

  • Artist
  • Teacher
  • Illustrator
  • Photojournalist/Photographer
  • Creative Director
  • Museum Curator

Transfer to Integrated Studio Arts, BFA (Portfolio Required)

Purdue admits to individual majors. In addition to meeting overall Purdue transfer criteria, such as minimum high school course requirements, applicants must also meet major-specific requirements. The major-specific criteria for this program are listed below. Students who meet or exceed these are the most competitive candidates for admission. Before applying, review the closed programs page to confirm your desired major is open to transfer students for your desired entry term.

Minimum GPA: 2.2

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