This is the preliminary (or launch) version of the 2022-2023 VCU Bulletin. This edition includes all programs and courses approved by the publication deadline; however we may receive notification of additional program approvals after the launch. The final edition and full PDF version will include these updates and will be available in August prior to the beginning of the fall semester.

Students may apply for the minor after successfully completing one 200-level craft and material studies course. Acceptance is based on a portfolio and application review. The minor requires a minimum of 18 credits and consists of the following:

Course Title Hours
Complete two of the following introductory craft and material studies courses:8
Woodworking Techniques
Introduction to Ceramics
Introduction to Glass Fabrication
Introduction to Textiles
Complete a minimum of nine credits in upper-level craft and material studies course work9
Complete a minimum of one additional credit in 200- to 400-level craft and material studies course work1
Total Hours18