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Fine Arts
Associate in Arts


The Associate in Arts degree with a Fine Arts emphasis is for students who are interested in transferring to a four-year college or university to complete a bachelor's degree with a major in art. As well as providing a basic liberal arts foundation, this program gives the student a solid base in studio art and art history which is essential for those interested in entering a variety of art professions.

See Associate of Arts with an emphasis in Graphic Design.

Program Outcomes

Please refer to the Distribution Requirements and their criteria listed on pages 36-38 of the 2013-14 Centralia College catalog.

Recommended Course Schedule

Fall Quarter, First Year

ART& 100 Art Appreciation (H) 5
ART 110 Design 4
  Humanities Distribution (H) 5
  Total Credits 14

Winter Quarter, First Year

ART 111 Sculpture 5
ENGL& 101 English Composition I (C) 5
  Social Science Distribution (SS) 5
  Total Credits 15

Spring Quarter, First Year

ART 102 Drawing I (H) 5
ENGL& 102 Composition II (C) 5
  Science Distribution (S) 5
  Total Credits 15

Fall Quarter, Second Year

  Science Distribution (S) 5
  Quantitative Skill Distribution (M) 5
ART 200 Art History: Ancient (D)(H) 5
  Total Credits 15

Winter Quarter, Second Year

  Science Distribution (S) 5
  Social Science Distribution (SS) 3
  Health & Fitness Distribution (HF) 3
ART 201 Art History: 15th-17thC (D)(H) 5
  Total Credits 16

Spring Quarter, Second Year

  Humanities Distribution (H) 5
  Social Science Distribution (SS) 5
ART 202 Art History: 18th-20th C (D)(H) 5
  Total Credits 15

Students are required to complete 3-5 credits in a Diversity course (D). A list of courses that satisfy the Diversity Requirement can be found in the college catalog

This Educational Plan is intended as a guide for students who wish to emphasize a specific area of study for the Associate in Arts degree. It is not a guarantee that the courses listed in the plan will be available in the sequence suggested. In some instances, due to low enrollment, some courses may not be offered at all.

Updated 2014