Parents   |   Community   |   Current Students   |   Faculty & Staff  

College Catalog:


A Message From the President

About Purchase College

Faculty & Administration

Academic Programs & Courses

Academic Resources

Academic Calendar

Academic Policies


Home / College Catalog / 2016-18 / Academic Programs / School of Lib. Arts & Sci. / Humanities

Draft in progress

Minor in Art History

The minor in art history is designed for undergraduate students in all disciplines at Purchase College who are interested in art history and visual culture. Students interested in pursuing this minor should submit a completed Application for a Program of Minor Study (available at, under “Forms”) to the School of Humanities main office. Upon admission to the minor, the student is assigned a minor advisor from the art history faculty.

Academic Requirements for the Minor in Art History
Five courses in art history, as follows:

  1. ARH 1010/History of Art Survey I
  2. ARH 1020/History of Art Survey II
  3. Three specialized art history courses (2000 level or above)

Note: Art history courses offered by the School of Liberal Studies & Continuing Education may not be used to fulfill these requirements.

For updates during 2016–2018, please visit

<< School of Humanities home

Search the Catalog

School of Humanities


Art History:

The BA Program & Faculty

BA Academic Requirements

Minor in Art History

Undergraduate Courses

The MA Program & Faculty (& MA/MFA option)

MA Academic Requirements

Graduate Courses