Art Education (PK-12, PTCP)

Admission Requirements

A bachelor’s degree in fine arts, design, art education, or other arts-related field from an accredited college or university with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale). A portfolio review is required, as well as a transcript review of studio and art history courses taken. Students are some- times required to take additional courses in specific studio areas.

Program Requirements

Required Courses (24 credit hours)
AED 200FUNDAMENTALS OF ART INQUIRY3
AED 300FOUNDATIONS IN ART EDUCATION3
AED 301THEORETICAL CONSTRUCTS IN ART EDUCATION3
AED 302FUNCTIONS AND PRACTICE IN ART EDUCATION3
AED 315ARTS IN LIVING3
ATS 325ART FOR CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL LEARNING NEEDS3
AED 400STUDENT TEACHING SEMINAR3
AED 398ART, SOCIETY AND NEW MEDIA TECHNOLOGIES FOR ART EDUCATORS3
Required Field Experience (12 credit hours)
AED 303ELEMENTARY STUDENT TEACHING IN ART6
AED 304SECONDARY STUDENT TEACHING IN ART6
Total Credit Hours36