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Art History

Students gain advanced knowledge of art historical interpretation, the methodology of art historical research and writing, and a broad range of specialized fields, such as museum studies, for a careers in teaching, museums, galleries, publishing or arts administration, or for further study in a PhD program.


Program Address

Art History Program
216A Art Building
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
(530) 752-0105
(530) 752-0795

Program Type

Departmentally-Based Graduate Program
Lead Dean: 
College of Letters and Science
Major Code: 

Degree Requirements

Administrative ByLaws

Application Deadlines

Dec 15, 2020
Space Available: 
Jun 1, 2021
Prospective Student Fellowship: 
Dec 15, 2020
Continuing Student Fellowship: 
Jan 15, 2021

Degrees Offered

M.A. Plan I

Admission Requirements


Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Chair

  • Department Chair
  • Art & Art History
  • 08/05/2016
  • Graduate Program Chair
  • Art & Art History
  • 07/20/2015

Academic Advisors

  • Advisor: Admissions and Primary Contact
  • Art & Art History
  • 05/31/2016 to 08/31/2022

Senior Academic Advisor in Graduate Studies

Internal Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies

(530) 754-9473 |

External Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies