Master of Arts in History of Art Program By University of Kansas |Top Universities

Master of Arts in History of Art

Master of Arts in History of Art

University of Kansas

KU- Main campus, Lawrence, United States
  • QS World University Rankings
    387
The M.A. provides students with a broad knowledge of the visual arts in European/American or East Asian art history, as well as an introduction to the basic concepts and methods of the discipline. The M.A. may be pursed as a terminal degree or as preparation to petition for specialized doctoral studies at KU or to apply elsewhere. The Combined M.A./Ph.D. is intended for students who want to pursue the Ph.D. in art history at KU, but who do not yet hold the M.A. degree in art history. All applicants are considered for competitive funding packages and GTA, GRA, and GA positions, however Combined M.A./Ph.D. students are given priority. The Master of Arts programs in European & American art and in East Asian art at the University of Kansas seek to provide the student with a broad knowledge of the visual arts in those respective fields. An introduction to the basic concepts and methods of the discipline, of the techniques of research and the acquisition of information constitute the schedule of studies. The Master's degree may be considered either as an end in itself or a preparation for subsequent specialized doctoral studies.