Art History Doctorate United States Graduate Programs
Art history PhD programs are typically designed to facilitate the student’s independent research interests, and help them develop expert level knowledge of the topic. Student in art history graduate programs at the doctoral level may choose to focus on broad or highly specialized topics. Find Ph.D. programs in art history on GradSchools.com.
- Louisville, KYLouisville, KY
University of Louisville
- New Haven, CTNew Haven, CT
- Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia, PA
Tyler Art History graduate students have many doors open to them. They study in Philadelphia and abroad, pursue research in Temple’s three-million-volume library system, and take advantage of the many universities and libraries in the area. They explore...
- Tempe, AZTempe, AZ
Arizona State University
The Arizona Ph.D. in the History and Theory of Art is a collaborative program with the University of Arizona in Tucson and Arizona State University in Tempe. The emphasis is on interdisciplinary methodologies and electronic technologies to prepare stude...
- Providence, RIProvidence, RI
The Department provides training in the history of art and architecture of Europe, of the Ancient, Medieval, Early Modern (ca. 1400-1800) and Modern periods, as well as East Asian art and architecture.
- Bryn Mawr, PABryn Mawr, PA
Bryn Mawr College
Bryn Mawr offers a degree in the history and theory of art in Europe and America from late antiquity through contemporary film.
- Princeton, NJPrinceton, NJ
- Newark, DENewark, DE
University of Delaware
- Santa Barbara, CASanta Barbara, CA
University of California - Santa Barbara
- Stony Brook, NYStony Brook, NY
Stony Brook University (S.U.N.Y.)
- Buffalo, NYBuffalo, NY
University at Buffalo
The graduate programs bring together the practice of art, the history of art, and the theoretical and historical study of visual culture in its wider context. Students chart a course of research that will challenge and expand their knowledge, both in th...
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
City University Of New York, The Graduate Center
- Columbia, ALColumbia, AL
University of Missouri - Columbia
The MA program requires a minimum of 30 credit hours of course work; proficiency in reading German and French or Italian (and Greek or Latin for classical archaeology); the passing of a qualifying exam; and the completion of a written thesis. The progra...
- Albuquerque, NMAlbuquerque, NM
University of New Mexico
International inquiries: c/o Office of International Admissions, Student Services Center, Room 140, UNM, Albuquerque, NM 87131 The Department of Art and Art History offers a Master of Arts (MA)with a concentration in art history, a Master of Fine Ar...
- Albuquerque, NM
- Tallahassee, FLTallahassee, FL
Florida State University
- La Jolla, CALa Jolla, CA
University of California - San Diego
This professional program provides training for the student who proposes to pursue a career within the field of art (MFA, art-making) as well as history/criticism (Ph.D.). It provides an integrated and comprehensive introduction to contemporary art prod...
- Seattle, WASeattle, WA
University of Washington
The strength of the University of Washington's Art History degree program is in its global approach to world art and architectural history, with strong faculty in the fields of both Western (Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance, Northern European, Baroque, an...
- Binghamton, NYBinghamton, NY
Binghamton University (S.U.N.Y.)
- Chicago, ILChicago, IL
University of Chicago
The Department of Art History provides diverse programs for the study of the history and theory of art, leading to a Ph.D.
- Stanford, CAStanford, CA
- San Francisco, CASan Francisco, CA
University of California - Berkeley
- Tucson, AZTucson, AZ
University of Arizona
The graduate program leading to the Master's Degree in Art History provides both a broad-based and methodologically critical foundation. The recently added Ph.D. program in the History and Theory of Art is a collaborative program with Arizona State Univ...
- Tucson, AZ