Changing Major/Adding Minor in Art

School of Art Requirements:

Any student interested in changing their major to art or adding the art minor must:

  1. Attend a degree information session to learn more about the major/minor.

  2. Juniors and seniors wishing to change their major to art must complete course requirements outlined below.

Fall 2018 Degree Information Sessions

Monday, August 27, 12:15 – 1:15, FA 282
Monday, October 1, 12:15 – 1:15, FA 282

Monday, October 29, 12:15 – 1:15, FA 282
Monday, November 26, 12:15 – 1:15, FA 282

Please email sch_art@sfsu.edu to reserve a spot for an info session.

Juniors and Seniors (Change of Major)

In addition to attending the information session, juniors and seniors wishing to declare an Art major must complete 12 units of 200 level prerequisite core courses at SF State or the equivalent at another institution with a grade of C or better in order to change their major to art:

6 units Visual Art Practice

  • ART 210, 222, 231, 232, 236, 240, 245 or 260

6 units Art History

  • ART 201, 202, or 205

University Requirements:

Students should check the University requirements about changing majors before attending an information session.  University requirments can be found on the registrars website.