Creative Arts Enterprise


AFA Creative Arts Enterprise – This hybrid degree combines art and business courses that give students a foundation of entrepreneurial  skills to develop arts related businesses. The degree program prepares students to establish a boutique, art gallery and studio, photography studio, and many other creative arts related businesses.  The direction is ultimately up to the student. 

Possible Pre-requisites               

ENG0013 Pre-College Literacy

ENG0023 College Literacy

MATH0013 Foundations of Algebra I

MATH0112 College Algebra with Review

Institutional Requirement – (1 or 3 Hours)

UNIV1003 Principles of Academic Success III (if remedial course required)         

UNIV1001 Principles of Academic Success I (no remedial course required)       

General Education Core: (15 hours)

ENG1003 Freshman English I  

ENG1013 Freshman English II or ENG 1033 Technical Writing and Communications  

MATH1023 College Algebra or higher (Quantitative Literacy)  

CIS1503 Microcomputer Applications I or CIS2453 Microcomputer Applications II  

HIST2083 History of Arkansas 

Creative Arts Enterprise Core: (24 hours)

ACCT1003 Introduction to Accounting 

ACCT2003 Principles of Accounting I  

BSYS2563 Business Communications   

ECON1303 Introduction to Economics or ECON 2313 Principles of Macroeconomics    

LAW2023 Legal Environment of Business   

MGMT2063 Management of Marketing Organizations   

MGMT2083 Introduction to Retail Store Management   

MGMT2153 Small Business Management   

MKTG1013 Introduction to Business  

Major Requirements: (21 Hours)  

Portfolio Credit 1 or 

Art-form courses 2 + Capstone 



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