University of Michigan

College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts (LS&A)

History of Art


University of Michigan

426 Thompson St.

Ann Arbor, MI 48109

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

History of Art

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate program in History of Art is geared toward preparing students for academic and curatorial careers. It aims first and foremost to provide both the broad intellectual foundation and specialized training needed to conduct scholarly research. The program is designed to be completed in six and one-half to seven years, four of which are spent in residence. The first two years are devoted to intensive coursework intended to acquaint students with the principal methods and materials used in the historical study of the visual arts and visual culture.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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