Art History Minor

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The Minor in Art History focuses on the development of the visual arts within a broad liberal arts tradition. Students study artistic images, objects and events of diverse cultures within a global context.

Art History is a particularly good minor for students majoring in other fields in the the humanities or the arts. Students from any college may choose to minor in Art History.


Two courses selected from the following (6 credit hours):

  • A- H 101 Introduction to Visual Studies - 3credit hours
  • A- H 105 World Art Before 1400 - 3 credit hours
  • A- H 106 Renaissance to Modern Art - 3 credit hours

One applied course in the College of Fine Arts appropriate to art history. Courses in art studio, art education, as well as costume, make-up, or set design would apply. 3 credit hours

Four additional Art History & Visual Studies courses (A-H prefix) 12 credit hours

Total Hours: 21

Created 07/02/2021
Last Updated 02/09/2022