Career Outcomes

Degree Outcomes

Graduates emerge primed for a wide range of art history careers, including:

  • Archivist or archive manager
  • Art conservation manager
  • Art reference librarian
  • Auction house manager
  • Contributor to art criticism
  • Museum educator
  • Museum or arts administrator
  • Museum or gallery curator
  • Organizer for art exhibitions and events
  • Researcher or photo editor
  • Roles in cultural and historic institutions
  • Teacher or lecturer
  • Writer, editor, or publisher of art books and magazines

Art history degree program graduates may also go on to further studies at the doctoral level, preparing them for advanced positions in museum work and teaching.

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Note: This information is current for the 2019-20 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.