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Art History and Visual Culture (MA)

MA degrees offered in Traditional and Online formats

Earn a master of arts degree in art history and visual culture from Lindenwood University in an online or hybrid environment.

Earning a Master of Arts in Art History and Visual Culture

You have the chance to earn a Master of Arts degree in Art History and Visual Culture online or in a hybrid environment at Lindenwood University. The M.A. in Art History and Visual Culture will provide you with a broad foundation and exploration of the visual arts and culture in various eras. You will develop a greater knowledge of the salient works of art through the exploration of diverse approaches and the examination of varied materials. Traditional and contemporary approaches to the discipline are introduced with a firm grounding in research and methods. The program seeks to reveal the structures within which works of art were produced, how they were utilized, and the manners in which visual culture communicates meaning.

The online and hybrid MA in Art History and Visual Culture requires 36 credit hours. This flexibility allows you to combine online with traditional classroom courses in a schedule that works for you.

Contact the Lindenwood University School of Arts, Media, and Communications

For more information about the Lindenwood University School of Arts, Media, and Communications, please call Dr. James Hutson, department chair, by telephone at (636) 949-4863 or e-mail at jhutson@lindenwood.edu, or contact Lindenwood University Admissions at 636-949-4949 or by email at admissions@lindenwood.edu.

Program Recognition

Lindenwood University has recently been featured as one of the Best Online Master’s Degrees in Art and Art History by OnlineSchoolsReport.com. Lindenwood ranked second, nationwide.

The programs chosen by OnlineSchoolsReport.com were ranked by key statistics that measured the programs quality, including student satisfaction, earning potential, affordability, and retention rate. According to OnlineSchoolsReport.com, Lindenwood delivers a unique online Master of Arts in art history and visual culture. The site acknowledges among its benefits Lindenwood’s flexible 36-hour curriculum, which may be taken as a hybrid program, either online or in the classroom. Also recognized is the one-year fast-track option, which allows qualifying students the flexibility to finish the degree in just one year. Continue reading about the methodology used behind the programs chosen for this ranking.

Art History Badge

Onlinemasters.com has ranked Lindenwood University's M.A. in Art History, Online Program, as the number one most accelerated in it's list of the Best Online Master's in Art History Programs.

Best Collges Badge

BestColleges.com has ranked Lindenwood University's M.A. in Art History, Online Program, as number four in it's list of The 5 Best Online Master's in Art and Art History Programs for 2018.

Most Affordable Online Program

Grad School Hub has ranked Lindenwood University's M.A. in Art History, Online Program, as the third most affordable in it's list of 10 Most Affordable Online Master's in Art and Art History Online 2018.

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