MinorArt History

The minor in art history complements degree programs and certificates in anthropology, classical studies, creative writing, English, history, medieval and renaissance studies, and women’s studies in the Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Learn how art history is the right fit for you.

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Applied learning at Wichita State

At Wichita State, applied learning is everything. In fact, every degree we offer has a guaranteed applied learning or research experience built right into it equipping you with the relevant skills and experience to make you workforce ready before graduation.

Admission to the program

To take courses in the School of Art, Design and Creative Industries, you must first be admitted to Wichita State.

For WSU’s admission requirements, and to apply, click the link below.


The minor in art history consists of 18 credit hours. You’ll start with six hours of lower-division courses and move on to select 12 hours of upper-division work in consultation with your art history advisor.


A degree in art from Wichita State will nurture your creativity and give you the knowledge, skills and connections for success in the workforce—and in graduate studies.

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