Art History

Female student at art gallery - LGThe Department of Art History plays a vital role in the intellectual life of Fordham University's undergraduates, teaching students necessary skills to analyze and appreciate non-verbal modes of expression.

Art History courses explore visual production from a wide range of cultures: European (ancient through modern); Latin American (ancient through modern); and the contemporary United States.

Looking Ahead

Many careers are open to Art History Majors. The skills and knowledge from classes and department-sponsored internships are the foundation for a range of work in the arts and business worlds. Talk with professors about future plans and explore Career Options for Art History Majors – some of the jobs open to you may be surprising