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Liberal Arts: Art History Specialization, A.A.

Associate of Arts
Northern Virginia Community College

This program is designed for students who plan to transfer to a college or university for a Bachelor of Arts in Art History.


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Program Overview & Guidance
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Program Guidance Element What You Need to Know
Is This Degree Right For Me?
What Should I Consider When Selecting Courses

  • Create a schedule for all required courses, pay attention to prerequisites and when courses are offered, complete your first math and English courses in your first year
  • Connect with an advisor at your community college and Northern Virginia Community College within your first year via College Connect
Are there other program requirements beyond specific courses?
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What If I Have An Associate Degree Or Credit For Prior Learning?
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Transfer Guidance Element What You Need to Know
Associate Transfer Degree Completion Students who have graduated with at least an associate or bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited United States institution of higher education are considered to have fulfilled NOVA's SDV requirement. Any other course transfers are evaluated based on the student's transcript, https://www.nvcc.edu/cro/transfercredit/index.html

Completion of Associate Degree Concurrent with High School
Credit for Prior Learning NOVA strives to provide students with opportunities to receive credit for prior learning while still maintaining the integrity of our academic programs. Credit for prior learning (CPL) generally refers to the process of granting college credit for learning gained in nontraditional. ways; https://www.nvcc.edu/prior-learning/
Did You Know That...
  • Completing your Associate transfer degree post-high school satisfies all lower division general education requirements and increases the chance of completing your bachelor's degree?
  • Exceeding 3 years or 90 credits at your community college means you may have exhausted your financial aid at that college and have limited your future financial aid at: Northern Virginia Community College
College Level Information
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Number of Transfer Students
43891
College Fit Guidance What You Need to Know
Is This College Right For Me? Our classes feature up-to-date technology and course content to prepare you for a competitive job market; We also offer courses that will transfer to colleges all over Virginia and the nation. In fact, NOVA has guaranteed admission agreements with more than 40 colleges and universities for students who meet specific requirements.
Transfer Student Catalog Year Catalog year is determined by first semester of program placement.
First Year Student Catalog Year Catalog year is determined by first semester of program placement.
Applying for Guaranteed Admissions https://www.nvcc.edu/gaa/
Where Can This Degree Transfer
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This section displays degrees most closely related to this program and to which you may be able to transfer. Please click the degree name to visit that program page.
Institution Title Degree Award Name Award Level
Virginia Western Community CollegeAssociate of Arts Degree in Fine ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Brightpoint Community CollegeAssociate of Applied Arts Degree in Visual ArtsAssociateAssociate of Applied Arts2-Year
Virginia Peninsula Community CollegeAssociate of Fine Arts in Visual ArtsAssociateAssociate of Fine Arts2-Year
Tidewater Community CollegeAssociate of Applied Arts - Studio ArtsAssociateAssociate of Applied Arts2-Year
Tidewater Community CollegeAssociate of Applied Arts - Studio Arts (Glass)AssociateAssociate of Applied Arts2-Year
Hollins UniversityBA in Studio ArtBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Randolph CollegeBachelor of Arts in Studio ArtBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Randolph CollegeBachelor of Fine Arts in Studio ArtBachelorBachelor of Fine Arts4-Year
Marymount University Art (BA)BachelorBachelor of Art4-Year
Marymount University Art with K-12 Teaching Licensure (BA)BachelorBachelor of Art4-Year
Hollins UniversityBA in Art HistoryBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
J Sargeant Reynolds Community CollegeAssociate of Arts in Liberal ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
J Sargeant Reynolds Community CollegeAssociate of Arts in Liberal Arts - American Sign Language/Deaf Studies SpecializationAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
J Sargeant Reynolds Community CollegeAssociate of Arts in Liberal Arts - Teacher Preparation SpecializationAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Virginia Western Community CollegeAssociate of Arts Degree in Liberal ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Brightpoint Community CollegeAssociate of Arts Degree in Liberal ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Richard Bland CollegeAssociate of ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Randolph CollegeBachelor of Arts in Art HistoryBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Old Dominion UniversityArt Education-BABachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Old Dominion UniversityArt History-BABachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Old Dominion UniversityStudio Art-BABachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Virginia Peninsula Community CollegeAssociate of Arts in Liberal ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Virginia Peninsula Community CollegeAssociate of Arts in Liberal Arts/MusicAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Virginia Peninsula Community CollegeAssociate of Arts in Liberal Arts/Theatre PerformanceAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Tidewater Community CollegeAssociate of Arts - Liberal ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Tidewater Community CollegeAssociate of Applied Arts - Studio Arts (Photographic Media Arts)AssociateAssociate of Applied Arts2-Year
James Madison UniversityBachelor of Arts, Major in Art HistoryBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
University of Mary WashingtonBA in Art HistoryBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
The University of Virginia's College at WiseBachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences, Major in Elementary EducationBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Virginia Commonwealth UniversityArt History, Bachelor of ArtsBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Piedmont Virginia Community CollegeAssociate of Arts in Liberal ArtsAssociateAssociate of Arts2-Year
Roanoke CollegeBachelor of Arts in Art HistoryBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Norfolk State UniversityBachelor of Arts in Fine Arts with Education ConcentrationBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Norfolk State UniversityBachelor of Arts in Fine Arts and Graphic DesignBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Radford UniversityBA in ArtBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Radford UniversityBFA in ArtBachelorBachelor of Fine Arts4-Year
Radford UniversityBS in ArtBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
Old Dominion UniversityFine Art-BFABachelorBachelor of Fine Arts4-Year
Eastern Mennonite UniversityBachelor of Arts ArtBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
James Madison UniversityBachelor of Science, Major in Studio ArtBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
James Madison UniversityBachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Studio ArtBachelorBachelor of Fine Arts4-Year
James Madison UniversityBachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Graphic DesignBachelorBachelor of Fine Arts4-Year
James Madison UniversityBachelor of Arts, Major in Studio ArtBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
James Madison UniversityBachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Architectural DesignBachelorBachelor of Fine Arts4-Year
James Madison UniversityBachelor of Science, Major in Industrial DesignBachelorBachelor of Science4-Year
William & MaryArt (Studio)/Art History - Bachelor of ArtsBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Roanoke CollegeBachelor of Arts in ArtBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Roanoke CollegeBachelor of Arts in Art EducationBachelorBachelor of Arts4-Year
Careers Where This Degree Applies
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O*Net Code Name Description Parent
25-1121.00Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, PostsecondaryTeach courses in drama, music, and the arts including fine and applied art, such as painting and sculpture, or design and crafts. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
27-1013.00Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and IllustratorsCreate original artwork using any of a wide variety of media and techniques.Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occ
25-1199.00Postsecondary Teachers, All OtherAll postsecondary teachers not listed separately.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
27-1019.00Artists and Related Workers, All OtherAll artists and related workers not listed separately.Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occ
13-2022.00Appraisers of Personal and Business PropertyAppraise and estimate the fair value of tangible personal or business property, such as jewelry, art, antiques, collectibles, and equipment. May also appraise land.Business and Financial Operations Occupations
25-4011.00ArchivistsAppraise, edit, and direct safekeeping of permanent records and historically valuable documents. Participate in research activities based on archival materials.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
27-1012.00Craft ArtistsCreate or reproduce handmade objects for sale and exhibition using a variety of techniques, such as welding, weaving, pottery, and needlecraft.Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occ
25-4012.00CuratorsAdminister collections, such as artwork, collectibles, historic items, or scientific specimens of museums or other institutions. May conduct instructional, research, or public service activities of institution.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
25-4013.00Museum Technicians and ConservatorsRestore, maintain, or prepare objects in museum collections for storage, research, or exhibit. May work with specimens such as fossils, skeletal parts, or botanicals; or artifacts, textiles, or art. May identify and record objects or install and arrange them in exhibits. Includes book or document conservators.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
27-4021.00PhotographersPhotograph people, landscapes, merchandise, or other subjects. May use lighting equipment to enhance a subject's appearance. May use editing software to produce finished images and prints. Includes commercial and industrial photographers, scientific photographers, and photojournalists.Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occ
25-2031.00Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical EducationTeach one or more subjects to students at the secondary school level.Educational Instruction and Library Occupations