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2020-2021 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Art History Minor

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Qualified students may complete a minor in Art History within the Art + Design Department.  The minor consists of 18 credits.  To declare an Art History Minor, students must be a degree candidate who has earned at least 24 credits, with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0 and a minimum 2.5 grade point average in their major. 




Admission to the Minor

Students with at least 24 University credits, a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0, and a 2.5 grade point average in their majors may request admission to the Art History Minor. Permission may be granted by the Chairperson provided such request is made in writing at any time before graduation. Forms are available from the Registrar and the department. A minor must be completed at the time of the degree and will be so noted on the student’s transcript.  A student cannot be readmitted to the University to complete only a minor.


  • At least 18 credit hours in Art History (designated by the prefix ARH or approved by the department); 12 credits must be above the 100-level and three credits must be at the 400-level or in a course meeting seminar requirements that has been approved for this purpose by the department.
  • Students must maintain a 2.0 GPA in all Art History courses.

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