BFA Transfer Information
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degrees can usually be completed in three years after transferring with the appropriate ttp Associate of Arts degree in Studio Art or Associate of Fine Arts degree.
Students who wish to transfer into a BFA program at UTC must take or have equivalent credit for art 1010, art 1020, art 1050, and art 1060. UTC Art will also accept equivalent credit for the Art History survey sequence, art 2140 and art 2150.
Transfer students seeking a BFA must compete in the Portfolio Review by registering for art 2900 in the Spring semester following the completion of required sophomore-level courses.
In order to be eligible for Portfolio Review, sophomore-level courses must be taken at UTC. These vary by concentration area. Except by special permission of the Department Head, transfer credits will not be accepted for the following courses:
Graphic Design: art 2601 and art 2611
Painting & Drawing: art 2070 and art 2080
Photography & Media Art: art 2810 and art 2820
Sculpture: art 2330 and art 3360
Learn more about the differences between BFA and BA degrees on our Programs page.