Minor in Art

The 24-unit Minor in Art is offered for students who wish to pursue a secondary interest in art on a structured basis. Students may elect to complete a Minor in Art if it is possible to complete the minor and current major within 120 units.

Students wishing to declare a minor in art must fill out the form for adding a minor. Students need to see a School of Art faculty adviser to obtain their signature on the add/change of minor form before the form can be submitted to the School of Art office for the chair's signature.

For students transferring from other institutions, a minimum of twelve units in residence is required.

Total for Minor in Art: 24 units

  • Lower Division Art Courses (200 level) 6 units:
  • 3 units of art history
  • 3 units of studio
  • Upper Division Art Courses (300 and above) 18 units:
  • 3 units of art history
  • 15 units of studio or rt history

How do I declare a Minor in Art?

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. Attend a change of major/add minor session.

Fall 2016 Degree Information Sessions
Thursday, September 1st, 12:30 – 1:30, FA 296
Thursday, September 29th, 12:30 – 1:30, FA 296
Thursday, December 1st, 12:30 – 1:30, FA 296

Fall 2016 Change of Major/Add Minor Sessions
Thursday, September 15th, 12:30 – 1:30, FA 296
Thursday, December 15th, 12:30 – 1:30, FA 296

Please RSVP to sch_art@sfsu.edu with which information session you will attend.