Degree Completion Planning


As required by state law, all undergraduate students who have between 45 and 105 credits (earned plus in-progress) and have not already completed an approved plan must complete an Individualized Degree Completion Plan.  Contact your academic advisor or at with questions about the degree completion planning process.

To complete the plan, you must work on a computer that can access Excel and read a PDF. 

Step 1:  Download the following:

  1. Degree Completion Plan Form, an MS Excel document designed specifically for the Art, Art History or Art Education major.  Use only this plan form. 
  2. Easy Degree Completion Plan Guidelines + Checklist
  3. Your [Academic Requirements] found in your [Student Center] in Towson Online Services
  4. A copy of the Four Year Plan of Study for the major/concentration/track you plan to graduate with, for your catalog year. This is important for those who plan to screen for the BFA.  [All catalogs are found on the TU Courses & Catalogs WebsitePlans are listed under each major/track/concentration by college.]

Undergraduate Catalog for the Department of Art + Design, Art History, Art Education

Step 2:  Complete the plan using the Easy Degree Completion Plan Guidelines + Checklist

Step 3:  Email a copy of your completed plan to your academic advisor at least 3 days before your mandatory academic advising meeting. 

You and your advisor will review the plan, and when finished and approved, you will both sign the approved plan. You will keep a copy of the signed, approved plan; and your advisor will keep a copy of the signed, approved plan to register with the State.