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Art History Program

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In addition to our class offerings at the university, we offer courses in museum studies at MOCA, the contemporary art museum in the heart of downtown Jacksonville. The museum studies courses enable students to actively engage with the collection and museum professionals. Students may even choose to complete an internship with the museum following the course.

As a student in the Art History department you will also have the opportunity to Study Abroad in Rome. The month-long summer trip is a life-changing, fast-paced adventure visiting ancient ruins and museums to standing in the Sistine Chapel staring up at the marvelous work of Michelangelo.

Career Options for Art Historians

Upon completion of your Art History studies at UNF, you will have gained extensive knowledge of major artists and artworks in various art historical periods, and will have developed adequate research skills should you choose to continue on with your studies, pursuing a Master’s degree or a Ph.D. Visit this website for more info on career alternatives for art historians. Our four full-time faculty members are well-respected experts in their particular fields of study, and all are accessible to spend one-on-one time with students to discuss academic or career aspirations. For more information regarding the B.A. in Art History program, please call (904) 620-4037 or e-mail