Academy of Art University Tops Best Online Art History Masters

San Francisco, CA, January 15, 2019

Academy of Art University, a top rated art school in San Francisco, is ranked as one of the Best Online Masters in Art History in the United States for 2019 by the higher education research organization

The released their latest rankings recently, in which they identified the top art history online programs in the nation that are the in the areas of curriculum quality, program flexibility, affordability, and graduate outcomes. The Academy’s School of Art History is ranked 6th for its online program.

“Art History has been a centerpiece of the Academy Liberal Arts curriculum for decades,” said Gabriela Sotomayor, Director of the School of Art History, “the Academy’s School of Art History offers undergraduate and graduate onsite and online degrees that incorporate the fine art element woven into the art history curriculum, ensuring that you bring your experience from oil painting into your analysis of Jan van Eyck’s Arnolfini Portrait.”

The School of Art History provides BFA and MA online degree programs, which both have interacting and engaging online coursework that includes original instructional videos, audio-enhanced slideshows, digital documentation, interviews with field experts, and much more. Any online art history student could work with the same academics and scholars to gain knowledge and receive feedback as their onsite counterparts.

The Academy of Art University launched its first online program 16 years ago. Since then art and design students from over 130 countries have earned their accredited, online art and design degrees, spanning 35 different majors, from Academy of Art University.

As the groundbreakers in online education, Academy of Art University is dedicated to create visual, engaging, effective and life-filled online courses that are an educational benchmark, and also tailor the own online tools specific for the needs of art and design students.

For more information about the online degree programs of the School of Art History and other majors at the Academy of Art University website:


About Academy of Art University

Academy of Art University is the largest accredited private art and design university in the nation. Founded in 1929, the Academy offers accredited degree programs in more than 30 areas of study, as well as continuing art education, pre-college art experience programs, professional development, certificates, and teacher grants.

Our urban San Francisco campus inspires students with its unique blend of architecture, cultural diversity, and technology. Our hands-on industry-based curriculum is taught by art and design experts who maintain careers on the leading edge of industry trends. Academy students graduate with strong foundations in art and design, the skills needed to succeed in the professional world, and an entrepreneurial spirit that sticks with them for life.

 For more information, visit or call 800-544-2787 (U.S. only) or 415-274-2200.

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