B.A. On Campus

Art History

University of Denver

48 months
53640 USD/year
53640 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Explore the rich history of artistic expression with the Art History program of the University of Denver. As a student, you’ll extend your critical thinking skills through engaging coursework while diving into your own unique areas of interest.


Whether you take a course on Islamic mosques, Medieval saints or women and art, in the Art History program of the University of Denver you'll explore how the visual arts reflect and shape cultures. We’ll help you combine classroom skills with career-relevant experience to form a diverse, solid and professional skill set.

Denver’s many art institutions allow us to offer both academic knowledge and hands-on experience. Students frequently work on projects at the Denver Art Museum, the Clyfford Still Museum and the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver. Students also have access to employment, volunteer and classroom opportunities at the University of Denver’s Vicki Myhren Gallery and the Madden Museum of Fine Art.

Why Study Art History At DU?

  • Students refine their writing while developing analytical and critical skills, both of which are assets when securing employment.
  • The University’s Vicki Myhren Gallery and Madden Museum of Fine Art give students opportunities for hands-on experiences that supplement their classroom learning.
  • We introduce students to internationally renowned visiting artists, curators and scholars to expand their professional network.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • World Art
  • Highlights of Medieval Art
  • Learning in Museums
  • Arts of the American West
  • Puritan, Shaker, Hindu: Material Religion in North America
  • Gothic Art

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


183 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The application requires a $65 nonrefundable application fee
  • If you have completed or will complete a U.S.- or Canadian-style secondary or high school program (including International Baccalaureate [IB] and Advanced Placement [AP]) either in the United States, Canada or overseas, we encourage you to take the SAT and/or ACT standardized tests
  • Contact each of your secondary schools or high schools to have them send your official transcripts to International Student Admission in separate sealed envelopes
  • We'll need to read a letter of recommendation from your teacher or school counselor
  • English proficiency
  • You have the option to complete an interview after submitting a successful English proficiency score

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    53640 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 53640 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    53640 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 53640 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Denver

1310 - 2220 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 3 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Art History
University of Denver


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!

Tuition fee settings