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Art History & Criticism, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (ARWU) Milwaukee, WI, United States
Art history is more than just an appreciation of beautiful artifacts. You’ll learn about the social and cultural context in which the art was created, and you will study the political, economic, and religious climate which influenced art through different historical periods.
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Overview

It is an excellent choice of study at UWM and can greatly enrich the college experience and life after graduation. Art History demands analytical, creative thinking and develops a variety of communication and organizational skills, ideal preparation for a wide range of career options.

Your classes will challenge your assumptions and expose you to new concepts and theories. We think you will find your courses to be among the most enjoyable of your college career. The Department of Art History offers a welcome change from of pace from most other course because they are conducted with a full range of visual aids: digital images, photos, objects from the UWM Art Collection, and films.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Roman Art and Archaeology
  • French Gothic Architecture 
  • Seventeenth-Century Spanish Art 
  • Dada and Surrealism 
  • American Architecture 
  • History and Theory of New Media Art 
  • Film Styles 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    68

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  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    520

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General Requirements

  • Online Application
  • Application Fees
  • Evidence of English Proficiency
  • Official Transcript and Diploma from Secondary Studies
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20844 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20844 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    20844 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20844 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    9565 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9565 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Milwaukee

  • 1066 - 1770 USD/month
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