Art History Major, BA

Campus: NYC


This program provides students with a sound education in art history and prepares them for studies on the graduate level and careers in galleries, museums and art historical institutions. Students can have cross-disciplinary minors and participate in internships in their junior and senior years.

Major Completion Summary

Requirement Credits
University Core Requirements 44-55
Major Requirements 36
Open Electives 48-59
Total Credits 128

University Core Requirements (44-55 Credits)

See complete University Core requirements.

University Core
Complete University Core Requirements44-55
Total Credits44-55

Major Requirements (36 Credits)

Required Courses
ART 102Art History: Ancient through Gothic Art3
ART 103Art History: Renaissance through Modern Art3
ART 480Art History Seminar I3
ART 481Art History Seminar II3
Elective Courses
Select 24 credits of the following:24
Art History: Ancient Greek Art
Art History: Ancient Roman Art
Art History: Medieval Art
Contemporary Art History
Art History: Renaissance Art in Italy
Art History: Architectural History of New York City
Art History: Renaissance in Northern Europe
Art History: Baroque Art in Flanders and Holland
Art History: Baroque Art in France, Germany, Italy and Spain
Art History: 18th and 19th Century Art
Art History: Modern Art
Art History: American Art
Art History: Latin American Art
Art History: African Art
Art History: Aspects of Asian Art
Art History: History of Photography
Topics: Art History: Video Art
Art Studio, Museum or Gallery Internship
Total Credits36

Open Electives (48-59 Credits)

Open Electives
Select 48-59 credits48-59
Total Credits48-59