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The minor offers a core of foundational studies with the opportunity for further study in the following areas: drawing, graphic design, new media arts, painting, photography, printmaking, or sculpture.


Eight credits of coursework must be unique to the minor, with a minimum earned GPA of 2.0. For policies governing all minors, see AP.5.3.4 Minors.

Banner Code: AVT

Minor Requirements

Total credits: 18-19


AVT 104Two-Dimensional Design and Color (Mason Core)4
or AVT 105 Three-Dimensional Design and Beyond
AVT 222Drawing I (Mason Core)4
4-8 credits in AVT 2xx- level courses4-8
3-6 credits in AVT 3xx- and 4xx- level courses3-6
Total Credits18-19