30 units are required to complete the Master of Arts degree in Art Education.
The graduate program is intended to meet the needs of students who wish advanced professional understanding within the field of Art Education. You may pursue an MA or, if interested in certification to teach in public schools and not currently certified, the MA plus certification.
Three options are available to students seeking the MA Degree:
Offers the most flexibility to build expertise in an area of interest. You will take core art and visual culture education courses and use electives to build expertise.
Provides learning and internship opportunities for students interested in professional roles as art and visual culture educators in community or museum venues.
Provides coursework leading to certification to teach art at k-12 levels in the state of Arizona. The certification is transferable, with minor adaptations, in many other states in the US.
For more information, please review the Graduate Handbook.