Art History

Bradley’s art history program prepares you to be an expert art historian and public educator.

91% career outcomes rate for 2020-21 graduates - 93% knowledge rate
12 to 1 student faculty ratio
Top Illinois Regional University - U.S.News
100% of classes taught by faculty

The Bradley Advantage

Bradley’s art history major shows you how to research, analyze and interpret visual culture. Courses focus on the development of art across the world. You also take foundational courses in drawing and design. In addition to learning one language through general education requirements, you are encouraged to learn a second foreign language. Beyond the classroom, you can participate in student art clubs and campus publications.

Successful Outcomes

Bradley’s art history program successfully prepares you for a career in museum education or gallery director. In recent years, almost all students found jobs or continued their education within six months of graduation.

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Peoria and Bradley

Bradley and Peoria share much in common — a diverse population, world-class research facilities, outstanding fine arts and entertainment, and a great sense of community. This bond provides our students with unique opportunities for internships, class projects and research.

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