Associate degree in Art History

General

Program Description

The Art History major is designed to prepare students for further study in the history of art leading to the Bachelor’s, Master’s, and/or the Ph.D. in Art History. Art Historians with advanced degrees are college instructors, museum and gallery directors, curators, or art critics and can work for public and private collectors.

Career opportunities

  • registrar,
  • curator
  • museum/gallery director
  • researcher
  • auction house personnel

Skills

  • Evaluate the contributions of artists throughout history
  • Evaluate works of art or architecture according to their appropriate style and era
  • Critique art and architecture as to function and meaning
  • demonstrate how art and architecture is a reflection of culture and civilization
Last updated Feb 2018

About the School

Sacramento City College is an open-access, comprehensive community college, serving a diverse student population. We provide a wide range of educational opportunities and support services leading to t ... Read More

Sacramento City College is an open-access, comprehensive community college, serving a diverse student population. We provide a wide range of educational opportunities and support services leading to transfer, career advancement, basic skills development, degree and certificate attainment, and personal enrichment. Our commitment to continuous improvement through outcome-guided assessment, planning, and evaluation promotes student learning. Through these efforts, we contribute to the intellectual, cultural, and economic vitality of the community. Read less