Academic Catalog 2023-2024

Slippery Rock University

Art: Photography, Certificate

Students obtaining a Certificate in Art: Photography will have the opportunity to explore a wide range of analog and digital approaches to fine art photography. Photographic skills, techniques and concepts will be expanded, honed and potentially utilized with other media as students follow individual artistic directions. Students will develop and maintain a cohesive photographic portfolio suitable for public presentation.

To access Certificate Requirements, please view the Curriculum Guide tab.

Related Links

Art - Photography, Certificate Program Page

Art Department Page

Professional Licensure/Certification Page

Curriculum Guide

GPA Requirement

Certificate GPA: 2.0 or higher

Certificate Requirements

Select twelve credits of the following:12
Basic Studio Photography
Intermediate Studio Photography (repeatable one time)
Advanced Studio Photography (repeatable one time)
Senior Studio Photography (repeatable two times)
Senior Project Photography (Capstone course for BFA students, with permission of instructor)
Total Hours12

Some courses may require pre-requisites. Please see course descriptions to determine if there are any pre-requisites for that specific course.

Important Curriculum Guide Notes

This Curriculum Guide is provided to help SRU students and prospective students better understand their intended major curriculum. Enrolled SRU students should note that the My Rock Audit may place already-earned and/or in progress courses in different, yet valid, curriculum categories. Enrolled SRU students should use the My Rock Audit Report and materials and information provided by their faculty advisers to ensure accurate progress towards degree completion. The information on this guide is current as of the date listed. Students are responsible for curriculum requirements at the time of enrollment at the University.

PASSHE - Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Institutions

This program is effective as of Spring 2015.
Revision date: 10-2019