Art History Careers

The art history program focuses on historical research, written analysis and observational interpretation, thereby preparing students for a variety of careers that require visual analysis. Some careers of interest to art history majors include:

  • Antique dealer
  • Archivist
  • Art consultant
  • Art gallery owner and curator
  • Art librarian
  • Art law and copyright law
  • Antique book dealer
  • Auctioneer
  • Corporate curator
  • Educator
  • Estate and art appraiser
  • Museum work
  • Preservation and conservation
  • Publishing
  • Visual resource curator

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