Hiram College

A firm foundation for the future

A Hiram education ensures that students have been exposed to studies across many disciplines and graduate with the critical thinking skills needed to enter any career field. An art history major offers an excellent foundation from which to launch a meaningful vocation in the arts or beyond

Looking to the future

More than 50% of Hiram’s art history majors pursue graduate study. Some graduate schools our students have attended include the University of Chicago, Stony Brook University, Harvard University, University of Michigan, Cornell University, Princeton University and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Some organizations our alumni have worked or currently work at include Christie’s Auction House, the Museum of Modern Art, Sotheby’s, Cleveland Paper Conservancy, Akron Art Museum and American Greetings.

What can you do with an art history degree?

  • Gallery/museum director
  • Exhibit designer
  • Art lawyer
  • Art critic
  • Art writer/editor
  • Curator
  • Art teacher
  • Art therapist
  • Artist’s agent