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Art History

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
32500 USD/year
32500 USD/year
17776 USD/year
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About

The Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies (MAIS) in Art History at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. 

Overview

Before admission to candidacy by the Art Department, applicants must have completed, or must complete as leveling work, eighteen hours of undergraduate upper division art history courses unless they have already earned a Master of Fine Arts degree or its equivalent from an accredited institution. 

Key Features 

  • Graduate Art History majors from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley are required to consult with the graduate art history advisor concerning coursework and schedules until admitted to candidacy. 
  • Candidates may elect a thesis option or a non- thesis option for this degree.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Art History Seminar I: Topics in European 
  • Art History Seminar II: Topics in American Art
  • Art History Seminar III: Topics in Latin American Art Prior to A.D.
  • Art History Seminar IV: Topics in Latin American Art Since A.D. 
  • Topics in Art History
  • Art History Seminar V: Topics in Viceregal Latin American Art
  • Advanced Studies in Art History and Criticism

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Students are encouraged to apply at least 2 months before classes start to ensure a timely application review.

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or a recognized international equivalent with at least 18 hours of undergraduate upper division art history courses, unless applicant has already earned a Master of Fine Arts degree.
  • Undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Official transcripts from each institution attended (must be submitted directly to UTRGV).
  • Personal  statement  detailing  professional  goals  and  reasons  for pursuing the graduate degree.
  • Two  letters  of  recommendation  from  professional  or  academic sources.
  • Resume including educational background and work experience.
  • GRE General Test. GRE test scores are valid for 5 years. A waiver of the GRE requirement will be granted to applicants who show proof of completing a graduate degree (master’s or doctoral).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    32500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    17776 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17776 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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