As an Art History student, you will begin your professional career on day one. Starting with first semester class projects, you will begin developing both classical art skills and effective written and oral communication skills.
Students completing the BFA in Art History at Academy of Art University have the opportunity to develop their studio practice while simultaneously gaining an in-depth knowledge of art history. Studio classes make up approximately half of the major curriculum and students will produce a portfolio of work within a specialized area of fine art as well as a senior thesis. Students will develop strong writing, research, analytical, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
As they develop their talents and unique styles, students will have many opportunities to network with professionals in the industry and begin their professional futures.