Updates on the 2020-2021 Academic Year
SVA continues remote instruction, with select facilities accessible by appointment. Click below for updates.
Degree Requirements

To earn a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Visual and Critical Studies at SVA, students must complete 120 credits as follows: 

  • 60 credits in studio art courses
  • 60 credits in visual and critical studies, art history, humanities and sciences courses 
  • First-Year Requirements

  • Second-Year Requirements

  • Third-Year Requirements

  • Fourth-Year Requirements

  • Visual and Critical Studies General Course Listing