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Art History

University of Illinois at Chicago

12 months
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24738 USD/year
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About

The Department of Art History at the University of Illinois at Chicago supports study and research leading to degrees at both the master’s and doctoral levels. The Master of Arts in Art History offers emphases in the history of architecture and art. 

Overview

At the University of Illinois at Chicago the Art History programme introduces students to works of art, architecture and design that have changed the course of history. Classes cover all historical periods and most of the world’s cultures. Students are trained in the fundamentals of critical thinking, historical analysis, visual literacy, and theoretical understanding. These are skills that are evermore important in our evermore visually mediated world.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Historiography of the Visual Arts, 1750 to 1960
  • Toward New Histories of the Visual Arts, 1960 to the Present
  • Art History Teaching Seminar
  • Ancient/Medieval/Early Modern (before 1800)
  • Modern/Contemporary (after 1800)

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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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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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Grade Point Average: At least 3.00 (A=4.00) for the final 60 semester hours (90 quarter hours) of undergraduate study.
  • Optional Test: GRE general.
  • Letters of Recommendation: Three required from faculty members or others familiar with the applicant’s training, ability, and experience.
  • Personal Statement: Applicants must submit a short statement of purpose (2–3 pages) that should address the reasons for pursuing the MA in Art History at UIC and the relationship of this work to their professional and career objectives.
  • Writing Sample: Applicants must submit a sample of their written work (approximately 15 pages).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24738 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12369 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    24738 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12369 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    11870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5935 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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