We provide a creative and comprehensive learning environment that leads students in the discovery of a broad liberal arts education and serves as the foundation for further academic and career-oriented pursuits.
At The Department of Art and Art History at UMKC, you will enjoy small class sizes with interactive learning experiences; internship, mentoring and professional development opportunities; and relationships with community arts organizations and immersion in a dynamic urban arts scene.
We offer three degree options for undergraduate students.
Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art
Students graduating with a B.A. degree in Studio Art will be prepared for entry into a professional school, a graduate program or the job market.
Bachelor of Arts in Art History
Students graduating with a B.A. degree in Art History will be prepared for entry into a graduate program or the job market.
Minors: Art History / Art & Visual Communication / Studio Art
Students can also choose a minor in Art History, Art and Visual Communication or Studio Art, all of which provide students with a comprehensive foundation of their chosen subject while they pursue another major.