History and Art History
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Minor in Art History

The minor in art history covers a broad spectrum of periods, cultures, and themes, with an emphasis on historical context.

For policies governing all minors, see the Undergraduate Policies section of this catalog.

The University Catalog is the authoritative source for information on program requirements and courses. The Schedule of Classes is the authoritative source for information on classes scheduled for this semester. See the Schedule for the most up-to-date information and see Patriot web to register for classes. Requirements may be different for earlier catalog years. See the University Catalog archives.

Minor Requirements (Catalog Year 2016-2017)

Students pursuing this minor must complete 18 credits with a minimum GPA of 2.00. Eight credits of course work must be unique to the minor.

Students are strongly encouraged to participate in a study abroad program.  A maximum of 6 credits of ARTH 398 - Study Abroad in the History of Art may be applied to the minor with permission of department. ARTH 394 - The Museum is not required for the minor but is strongly encouraged.

Students complete the following:

One to two 100- or 200-level courses in art history (3-6 credits)

Four to five 300- or 400-level courses in art history (12-15 credits)

Total: 18 credits

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