The MA degree in Art History is offered jointly with the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). This program prepares students for study at the doctoral level or to have a career in a museum or gallery, among other fields.  The MA degree in Art History at The University of Alabama currently offers two plans for completion:  thesis and museum studies.  Plan 1 culminates with a written thesis and defense, and Plan 2 culminates with a major paper and capstone presentation based upon coursework experiences and a museum internship.