48 months
42090 USD/year
42090 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Adelphi University’s BA in Art History provides you with the opportunity to study art from passionate scholars who care deeply about research and teaching.  


You will work closely with faculty members who will advise you in your studies and guide you through your research. 

We offer a bachelor degree in Art History at the Adelphi University. The faculty regularly takes advantage of the University’s proximity to New York City by holding classes in museums and art galleries, inviting guest scholars and curators to campus, and encouraging students to pursue internships in the city.

Career Opportunities

Our graduates are prepared to pursue graduate studies and careers in:  

  • Historic Conservation and Preservation
  • Museums
  • Art Galleries 
  • Auction Houses
  • Art and Visual Resource Libraries
  • Archives
  • State and Regional Art Agencies
  • Non-Governmental Art Organizations

Programme Structure

The Curriculum:

Some of the Key components of our program include:

  • Fundamental survey courses in Art and the World, Ancient and Medieval Art, The Italian and Northern Renaissance, The Baroque, Modern Art, Contemporary Art, History of Photography
  • Original courses such as History of Animation and Comics, The Ugly in Art, The Dead and their Stones, Saints and Sinners, Intellectual History of Art Forgeries
  • Visiting art historians lecture series 
  • Seminar class that meets weekly at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Opportunity to study Renaissance Art and Architecture in Florence, Italy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed undergraduate application for admission. 
  • A nonrefundable application fee of $40.
  • A personal statement or essay.
  • Official high school transcripts. 
  • One or more letters of recommendation.
  • An admissions interview can be scheduled with Admissions upon request.
  • Résumé strongly recommended for all students.

Tuition Fee

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    42090 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 42090 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    42090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42090 USD per year during 48 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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