Suggested Arrangement of Courses, Design (BA)

First Year
First TermHoursSecond TermHoursSummer TermHours
DES 304 (Major)3DES 305 (Major)3Study Abroad (Opportunity) 
Lower-division DES course (Major)3DES 308 (Major)3Internship (Opportunity) 
Lower-division DES course (Major)3ARH 303 (Major, Core)0503 
RHE 306 (Core)0103Mathematics (Core)0203 
UGS 302 or 303 (Core)090, Wr3Social and Behavioral Sciences (Core)0803 
 15 15 0
Second Year
First TermHoursSecond TermHoursSummer TermHours
DES 131 (Major)1DES 334 (Major)3Study Abroad (Opportunity) 
DES 321 (Major)3DES 336 or 337 (Topic 1) (Major)3Internship (Opportunity) 
DES 325 (Major)3Upper-division DES course (Major)3 
DES 326 (Major)3Foreign Language (General Education)6 
Foreign Language (General Education)6  
 16 15 0
Third Year
First TermHoursSecond TermHoursSummer TermHours
Upper-division DES course (Major)3Natural Science and Technology, Part I (Core)0303Study Abroad (Opportunity) 
Foreign Language (General Education)6GOV 310L (Core)0703Internship (Opportunity) 
U.S. History (Core)0603Writing course (Core)Wr3 
Natural Science and Technology, Part I (Core)0303Free electives (Elective)6 
 15 15 0
Fourth Year
First TermHoursSecond TermHoursSummer TermHours
DES 374 (Major)II3E 316L, 316M, 316N, or 316P (Core)0403(None) 
U.S. History (Core)0603Free electives (Elective)12 
GOV 312L (Core)0703Maymester (Opportunity)  
Natural Science and Technology, Part II (Core)0933  
Free elective (Elective)3  
 15 15 0
Total credit hours: 121

Four-year degree suggestion (for planning purposes only). 

Currently enrolled students should meet with their academic advisor.

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