24 months
1276 USD/credit 38280 USD/year
1218 USD/credit 36540 USD/year
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The Art History MA degree at Academy of Art University is designed to give students an advanced understanding of western art history. 


The Art History program from Academy of Art University offers specializations in ancient art, medieval art, renaissance art, baroque art, 18th and 19th century art, and pre-war modern art.

Key Features 

  • The art historical curriculum is paired with six credits of fine art studio classes, which allow our students to become familiar with traditional methods of fine art production including painting, printmaking, and sculpture. 
  • This marriage of art history and fine art studies offers a perspective through which art and its historical trajectory can be uniquely evaluated and appreciated.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Art History Methodologies & Theory
  • Classical Aesthetics and the Renaissance
  • The Art & Ideology of the 20th Century
  • Egyptian Art & Archaeology - To the Death of Cleopatra VII
  • Medieval Art: From Carolingian to Gothic
  • Crossing Borders: Art & Culture in a Global Society

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 SCH



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form or online application.
  • $50 application fee.
  • Official transcripts from your undergraduate college or university showing completion of an undergraduate degree.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    38280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1276 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    36540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1218 USD per credit during 24 months.


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