Fine Arts Liberal Arts Transfer Major

If you are interested in completing a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts you should consider the Fine Arts Liberal Arts Transfer Major.

Students interested in Fine Arts will investigate the creative possibilities of a variety of media and process in personal expression ranging from drawing, painting, photography, and design, as well as a contextual perspective of world art and its concepts.

Career Opportunities

The following are some of the career opportunities you can pursue in Fine or Performing in non-profit, radio/television, museum/gallery, performing arts, education and business sectors:

  • Artist
  • Curator
  • Arts Administrator
  • Graphic Designer
  • Art Teacher
  • Animation Artist
  • Illustrator
  • Art Therapist
  • Entrepreneur

Planning Your Class Schedule

Students should consult with an advisor in Student Services to select courses, make a transfer plan, and periodically review their progress towards their degree completion.

Students are also encouraged to contact the admissions office at the college to which they plan to transfer during their first year at Hawkeye in order to obtain specific program and transfer requirements.

Not all courses may be required for transfer to your future major.

Award: Associate of Arts (AA)
Required number of credits: 62

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Fine Arts Transfer Courses
ART-120 2-D Design 3 $653.00
ART-123 3-D Design 3 $678.00
ART-133 Drawing 3 $668.00
ART-134 Drawing II 3 $648.00
ART-203 Art History I O 3 $603.00
ART-204 Art History II O 3 $603.00
Total Credits 18

Remaining Liberal Arts Coursework
I. Natural Science and Mathematics 10
II. Humanities 6
III. Social Sciences 9
IV. Communications 9
V. Social Diversity 3
VII. Elective Courses 7
Total Credits 44

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

Course calculations are based on 2020–2021 tuition and fees and course fees.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Academic/College Success Advisor

Kari Kaufman
Student Services
Hawkeye Center 208
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Faculty Mentor

Jennifer Bates
Black Hawk Hall 254A
319-296-2329 ext.1211
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Administrative Assistant

Kate Childers
Black Hawk Hall 258
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Liberal and Applied Arts and Human Services

Catharine Freeman
Black Hawk Hall 258
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