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:
Art and Visual Culture Studies | 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.
Community and Museums | Provides learning and internship opportunities for students interested in professional roles as art and visual culture educators in community or museum venues.
Teaching Option | 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.
Please see our website: http://art.arizona.edu/
Please apply to the Art and Visual Culture Education MA
No GRE scores are required.
International Students Only:
Minimum TOEFL: 550
Minimum IELTS: 7
The School of Art offers fee waivers, scholarships, fellowships and graduate assistantships for graduate students in good standing. These awards are competitive and assigned during both fall and spring semesters.
Please refer to the department website for more information: http://art.arizona.edu/
Spring – September 15th
Fall – Priority Deadline: January 10th
Fall – Final Deadline: March 15th
Students who submit their applications by the priority deadline will have priority consideration for financial assistance from the School of Art.
Applications received on or before each deadline will constitute a competitive pool, and will be reviewed by faculty shortly after the deadline has passed.
Incomplete applications will not be reviewed and will be automatically denied. Paper applications will not be accepted, please submit all materials via the Graduate Admissions Application.
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Minumum credits: 30