Combined Degree Requirements
Graduates of the Combined Degree program receive two degrees within five years: a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science.
Students must fulfill the foundation, distribution and concentration requirements of a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree in the Tufts School of Arts and Sciences, in addition to the SMFA's BFA requirements.
Combined Degree (BFA + BA/BS) Graduation Requirements
|Studio Art||76 SHUs*|
|Art History||15 SHUs|
|College Writing||English 1 and 2, or equivalent|
|Foreign Language / Culture Option Part 1||Proficiency in a foreign language through third semester level or equivalent|
|Foreign Language / Culture Option Part 2||3 additional language or culture courses (minimum 3 SHUs each)|
|World Civilizations||3 SHUs|
|Social Science||6 SHUs|
|Natural Science||6 SHUs|
|Mathematical Science||6 SHUs|
10-12 courses (units vary by major)
*Semester Hour Units (SHUs) is the credit-hour system used by Tufts and most universities in the United States.