Students who are interested in the bachelor of fine arts degree (BFA) program at Calvin should consult with A. Greidanus, faculty advisor for the BFA program. Before applying for admission to the program, a student must have completed three studio art courses in college. Application forms and information on requirements for admission are available in the department office. Submit applications by the first Wednesday in October or the first Wednesday in March. A student wishing to obtain a BFA degree in art must successfully complete 124 semester hours, the regular liberal arts core requirements, with the exception of a reduced foreign language requirement, equivalent to one year in college, and a prescribed program of concentration.