Due to the COVID-19 pandemic UIC continues to accept undergraduate first-year and transfer applications for the Fall 2020 semester.

Degrees Available

Bachelor of Arts

Program Highlights

The UIC program in Art History introduces students to the work of artists, architects, designers and thinkers who have changed the course of history. Classes cover all historical periods and most of the world’s cultures. Students are trained in the fundamentals of historical analysis, visual literacy, and theoretical understanding. In addition to leading successful careers as academics and museum professionals, alums from the program work in education, publishing, arts administration, art conservation, public culture, historic preservation, journalism, advertising, business, law and medicine.

Qualifying applicants

Some programs are open to certain applicants. Prospective students in the following groups can apply for admission to this program:

  • First-year 
  • Transfer 
  • International
  • Readmission
  • Second bachelor's degree

Catalog Information