Bachelor of Arts

Art history provides the perfect blend of sociology, history, art, economics and politics. The cultural literacy gained in this major propels a graduate to pursue success in a variety of careers. Possibilities include video director, art curator, administrative positions within the entertainment industry, archivist, conservationist, marketer, educator, and researcher.

A Bachelor of Arts in Art History takes students on a creative process that delves into art and its evolution from the beginning of human history until present day. The art historian major investigates methods of creating art and the relationship between civilization, human existence and the evolution of art techniques and styles. Students also study the life and career of noted individual artists, both past and present.

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