Undergraduate Curriculum & Courses
Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Visual and Critical Studies students follow a curricular pathway that shares many classes with Bachelor of Fine Arts students before diverging into a unique course of study. Here are the requirements you must meet to earn a BA in Visual and Critical Studies.
Total Credit Hours
PROFPRAC and CAPSTONE are now required for new incoming students beginning in the 2015-16 academic year.
Transfer students must complete at least 66 credit hours of coursework at the SAIC in order to earn a BA in Visual and Critical Studies degree here. Please look at the breakdown of credits required for minimum residency below:
Total credits required for minimum residency
Minimum Studio credit
Minimum Visual and Critical Studies Core Curriculum