The Department of History of Art & Architecture at Boston University grants BA, MA, and PhD degrees in the history of art and architecture as well as a Certificate in Museum Studies. Faculty expertise spans the full range from antiquity to the present and virtually worldwide, allowing us to offer a global curriculum in the history of art and architecture. Our location in Boston also brings with it the opportunity to benefit from the world-class museums of Boston, Cambridge, and the greater metropolitan area.

We invite you to explore our website to learn more about the department.

***The Department of the History of Art & Architecture will be accepting fewer applicants to the PhD program than in past years. Please contact the faculty member in your field of specialization to inquire as to whether they are accepting advisees for the fall of 2021. Applications to the MA program are not affected.***