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Art History, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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The Art History programme of Colgate University has a curriculum that traces the visual arts from antiquity through the present day. 

Key facts:

This exploration of art over time is enhanced with visits to campus galleries, regional museums, and museums in New York City. 

Programming such as the Alternative Cinema Series, Friday Night Film Series, and Wednesday Lecture Series also provide opportunities for students to expand their critical engagement with the visual arts.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • A Survey of Western Art to the 14th Century
  • Survey of Western Art from the Revival of Antiquity to Revolution
  • The Arts of Asia before 1300
  •  Introduction to Architecture
  • Survey of Western Art from the Age of Revolution to the Present
  • Global Contemporary Art: New Geographies
  • Roman Art
  • Barbarians and Empires
  • Nature’s Mirror: Renaissance Arts 1400–1550
  •  Early Modern European Architecture
  • Renaissance and Reformation in Northern Europe
  • Nature’s Order: Baroque Arts 1550–1750
  • European Realism and Impressionism
  • Early European Modernism: Post Impressionism to Abstraction
  • Painting and Sculpture 1920–1960
  • Temples, Caves, and Stupas (The Art and Architecture of India before 1300)
  • Palaces and Paintings (The Art and Architecture of India since 1300)
  • Pictures in China and Japan

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Application
  • Application fee 
  • Two academic teacher recommendations
  • Guidance counselor recommendation
  • Official high school transcript
  • High school senior grades
  • Official standardized testing scores (optional for all fall 2021 applicants)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    59655 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 59655 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    59655 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 59655 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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