Prerequisites for specific courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog.

WHAT FOLLOWS IS A SAMPLE CURRICULUM FOR FULL-TIME STUDENTS pursuing either an Associate in Arts Degree or Associate in Science Degree (guide sheets in Counseling Center).  Program requirements vary from university to university.  Consult a Counselor to choose your courses.

First YearCredits
ART 1002 Drawing I3  
ART 1005 Design I3  
ENG 1001 English Composition I3  
Social Science3  
ART 1012 Drawing II  3
ART 1015 Design II  3
ENG 1002 English Composition II  3
Humanities/Fine Arts Group I, II, III, IV  3
Life or Physical Science Lab  4
Year Total: 15 16
Second YearCredits
ART 1000 Art Survey3  
SPH 1001 Fundamentals of Speech3  
Health and Wellness1  
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement3  
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement4  
Social Science3  
ART 1010 Art Survey II  3
Humanities Group I  3
Health and Wellness  1
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement  3
Social Science  3
Life or Physical Science  3
Year Total: 17 16
Total Credit Hours:  64


  • Minimum 64 Semester Hours with 2.0 GPA
  • Gen Ed Requirements for AA or AS degree
  • "C" or better in ENG 1001, ENG 1002, and SPH 1001
  • Global Appreciation Requirement (2 courses)
  • Application for Graduation

[IAI Guidelines recommend two studio art electives]


ART 1001, 1007, 1009, 2000, 2009
GDT 2006 (Fall only)

For Science Gen Ed requirements 1 course must be completed in Life Science and 1 course in Physical Science.
Most schools require portfolio for admission.
See a Counselor if transfer is recommended after 1 year.  Many Art Majors are recommended to transfer after one year.
There may be additional requirements in the sample curriculum above. Consult with a Counselor to develop your individual plan of study.