The sculpture program curriculum provides a thorough grounding in many different materials and processes and is structured to enhance a student’s ability to solve structural, spatial, formal and conceptual problems. Seniors will produce in-depth work with an emphasis on personal expression.
Sample Course Schedules
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Freshman YearART 111 Drawing 1 ARHS 120 Survey of Art History 1 ENGL 101 Composition And Rhetoric ART 121 Visual Foundations 1 PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology
Senior YearART 426 Senior Projects in Sculpture ART 493K SPTP:3D Printing ART 393 SPTP: Clay Modeling ART 326 Sculpture ARHS 389 Contemporary
By the Numbers
Facts and figures that make this major unique:
- Sculpture students can take advantage of fully equipped wood and metal shops, as well as a tool cage with power and hand tools.
- Global Positioning Studies courses encourage School of Art and Design students to engage the world as a fertile ground for art making and critical research.
English Proficiency Requirements
All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.
WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.