Gallery and Museum Studies

Advisement Notes

  • Required Core 1B (Math requirement) can now be MA119 or MA301
  • Required Core 1C (Science): CH106 is recommended (rather than CH103, 104)
  • Flexible Core IIC (Creative Expression): recommend one of the following: AR315, AR316, AR317, AR320, AR326, AR328
  • Flexible Core 2D (Individual and society): recommend SOC125 (rather than the previous SS110, 310, or 510)
  • Flexible Core II A, B, C, D, or E: recommend one of the following: AR315, AR316, AR317, AR320, AR326, AR328
  • As part of the major requirements, the student must take AR311 (only offered in fall) and AR312 (only offered in spring), both are WI
  • AR320 is no longer required, under Pathways it is highly recommended under the flexible core (only offered in the spring)
  • Should a student wish to enroll in AR801, AR803, AR804, AR901, or AR902, the student should meet with Art & Design department faculty (either Prof. Lee or Prof. Wentrack)
  • If SP211 is taken as part of the Common Core, then an additional Art History elective is recommended
  • Upon completion of the A.S. in Gallery and Museum Studies, the student can matriculate into Queens College’s Art History Program
  • Key courses that students should take as part of the Common Core: AR315, AR316, AR317, AR320, AR326, or AR328 under the Flexible Common Core
  • Suggested first semester courses: AR311 (fall) or AR312 (spring) depending on when the student begins, EN101, MA119 or MA301, History, and Foreign Language

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center
Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts Center
QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art Gallery
QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.