The MA in Art History at The City University of New York leads to enrollment in PhD programs throughout the country and serves as a terminal degree for professional work in museums, galleries, arts organizations and art publishing.
The department functions in two main locations, the main campus at 68th Street and Lexington Avenue and the MFA Studio Building at 450 West 41st Street. The North Building at 68th Street houses the administration and the library and has fully equipped, newly renovated workshops on the 11th floor in photography, graphics, metal, wood, plaster, computer graphics and general painting studios.
The basement of Thomas Hunter Hall, the adjacent building, houses the clay workshop. The MFA Building houses the graduate studios, the MFA Gallery, and the graduate photo, wood, metal and ceramics studios.
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Programme StructureCourses included:
- Ancient and Medieval Art
- Renaissance, Baroque, and 18th-century Art
- Modern (19th- or 20th-century) and American Art
- Non-Western Art
- 12 months
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DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies History Art History View 664 other Masters in History in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Applicants are admitted in both fall and spring semesters.
- The applicant must have completed 12 credits of undergraduate courses in art history.
- Reading knowledge of a foreign language (French, German, or Italian) is required.
- All supporting material requested by the college’s Graduate Admissions Office (GRE score, official transcript, two to three letters of recommendation) as well as the completed on-line application form must be supplied by the application deadlines.
International25650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
National25650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State11090 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11090 USD per year during 12 months.
- Resident: $470 per credit
- Non-resident: $855 per credit
Living costs for New York City
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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