Shabnam Shermatova looking at a piece of art
Art History & Museum Studies, BA

Program Overview

The Art History & Museum Studies program trains you in history, visual literacy, critical thinking, research, and communication skills that are necessary to become ethical, forward-thinking leaders in the art world and beyond.



Minor in Art History

Connect with the beauty of the past. Study the art and architecture of cultures around the world and throughout time.

Two people standing in front of the Elemental Exposures exhibit

Minor in Museum Studies

Organize an exhibition on campus. Intern at a local museum or art gallery. Preserve our collective understanding of the world.

person looking at art display at the Thacher Gallery