Fine Arts/Art Pathway

General Education Requirements for Fine Arts Pathway

Choose from the General Education Requirements according to your goals and interests and the requirements of your intended transfer institution. The recommended General Education courses for this concentration include the following:

Arts and Humanities:

  • ART:101 Art Appreciation, 3 credits
  • PHI:101 Introduction to Philosophy, 3 credits

Cultural/Historical Perspectives: 

  • HIS:117 Western Civilization: Ancient and Medieval, 3 credits OR
  • HIS:118 Western Civilization II: Early Modern, 3 credits OR
  • HIS:119 Western Civilization III: The Modern Period, 3 credits

Electives for Fine Arts Pathway

Fine Arts requirements vary depending on the transfer institution. It is important to plan your course selection carefully with both your community college advisor and your intended transfer institution. Choose elective courses as needed to complete the 62 credit hours required of an Associate in Arts Degree.

Recommended Electives

  • ART:120 2-D Design, 3 credits
  • ART:133 Drawing, 3 credits
  • ART:143 Painting, 3 credits
  • ART:157 Printmaking, 3 credits
  • ART:163 Sculpture, 3 credits
  • ART:173 Ceramics, 3 credits
  • ART:203 Art History I, 3 credits
  • ART:204 Art History II, 3 credits



 Locations: Clinton Community College, Muscatine Community College, Scott Community College