M.A. in Art History

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design

Program Description

M.A. in Art History

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design

Become fluent in the language of art

As a student of art history at SCAD, you will be ideally situated among a comprehensive academic landscape of art and design, with access to the breathtaking SCAD Museum of Art and other vast resources. We have the largest art history faculty in American higher education, and students are guided by masters of the discipline. You will also benefit from SCAD’s prominent symposia on the subject, and visiting art critics and historians eager to share their craft with the art history leaders of tomorrow.

M.A. in art history

Available at: - Savannah

  • ARTH 700 Historiography of Art History
  • ARTH 703 Modern and Contemporary Critical Theory
  • ARTH 788 Art History M.A. Thesis

— 700-level ARLH or ARTH elective — 700-level ARLH or ARTH elective — 700-level ARTH elective — 700-level ARTH elective — 700-level ARTH elective* — Directed elective†

Total course of study: 45 hours

Careers in art history

Become an art critic. Become a preservationist. Become an art appraiser. Art historians view the world through the lens of creative expression and seek to preserve art as a source for understanding the world and its cultures. Visual sensitivity, knowledge of history, training in research methods and writing skills are developed through the study of art history.

Launch your career as a professional:

  • Architectural conservationist
  • Art appraiser
  • Exhibit designer
  • Art critic
  • Arts administrator
  • Executive director of an arts organization
  • Preservationist
  • Historic art supervisor
  • Historic site supervisor

And get recruited and hired by the best of the best:

  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Art Papers
  • National Portrait Gallery
  • Left Bank Art Gallery
  • Corcoran Gallery of Art
  • Mildred Huie Museum
  • Rowman & Littlefield Scarecrow Press
  • Senator John Heinz History Center
  • Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
This school offers programs in:
  • English
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Sept. 2017
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