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Ignite your passion. Invigorate your practice. Inspire your students. This flexible online program is designed to fit into your busy schedule, whether you are already a full-time educator or considering a new path. You will learn to apply new concepts to teaching and working with young people and the arts. With an emphasis on social justice, wellness and contemporary arts, the dynamic curriculum will engage you as an artist and a culturally competent professional. From the very beginning, you’ll be challenged to think more deeply about your practice, your students and the power of art education.
Official nameMaster of education in learning, teaching and curriculum with an emphasis in art education
Program typeMaster's degree
Academic homeCollege of Education & Human Development | Department of Learning, Teaching and Curriculum
Delivery mode100% online
AccreditationHigher Learning Commission, Teacher Accreditation Council
*This cost is for illustrative purposes only. Your hours and costs will differ, depending on your transfer hours, your course choices and your academic progress. See more about tuition and financial aid.
This program is intended for both practicing teachers who already have their initial teaching certification and professionals in related fields who want to attain art education credentials.
Delivery of this program is 100% online: no campus visits are required.
Courses are semester-based. Students typically take two classes each semester and finish in two years.
Course work includes
- Art education curriculum and research
- Artistic thinking
- Classroom research
- Intro to Therapeutic Arts for Artists/Arts Educators
- Multicultural classrooms
- Visual culture and literacy