Art History

The Major

Our Bachelor of Arts in Art History degree is designed to produce a well-rounded graduate, prepared for a variety of career options. Students study in small classes within the context of an outstanding fine arts university. Critical thinking, research, writing and speaking skills are cultivated at Winthrop University. Art History majors are encouraged to take studio art classes to gain experience in the techniques of making art. Study abroad opportunities and courses with a travel component are offered annually. Through internships and museum practice courses, our undergraduates gain professional experience for the job market. A variety of student organizations and symposia also offer opportunities for students to hone their professional skills.