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Art History, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Omaha, NE, United States
Art History from University of Nebraska Omaha is an interdisciplinary field that studies the most significant artists and artworks in human history and emphasizes the role of visual culture from the past to the present. 
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Overview

Art History students fulfill core requirements with two introductory courses that survey art from prehistoric times to the present. Foundational studio courses enrich the understanding of the creative process while the Art History Seminar and Intro to Methodology courses provide students with research skills and approaches.

Learning outcomes

Students majoring in Art History at University of Nebraska Omaha can select from two different tracks. The Museum Studies/Art Administration path is for those interested in a career within a gallery or museum institution. It includes additional courses in public administration, non-profit institutions, and management. 

Those students wishing to pursue a graduate degree will take an additional nine hours of art history courses beyond the 18 upper-level hours required by all art history majors. UNO faculty members offer a diverse range of upper-level courses (period and special topics) that employ contemporary methods and perspectives.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Foundation Drawing: 2D
  • Foundation Drawing: 3D
  • Survey of Art History
  • Introduction to Methodology in Art History
  • Ancient Art History
  • Women In Ancient & Medieval Art 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • In addition to the University General Education requirements, Art History majors are required to complete a selection of courses based on their degree tract. 
  • Courses used to fulfill University General Education requirements, if they are applicable, may be used to satisfy Department specific requirements. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21244 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21244 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7980 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Omaha

  • 985 - 1520 USD/month
    Living Costs

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