Art History

Department of Art & Design

Do you love post-impressionism? How about romanticism? Cubism? Pop art? If you have a passion for art ranging from the first cave paintings to modern abstraction, consider an art history minor!


PLNU offers an art history minor and concentration within its visual arts major. You'll learn the major movements and trends in lower division classes.

Special Features

  • Keller Art Gallery which exhibits student, faculty, alumni, and outside shows
  • Study abroad programs
  • Internships within local art community
  • Access to many galleries throughout San Diego

Career Opportunities

  • Museum work
  • Teacher
  • Professor
  • Graduate school