Graduate Catalog 2016-2017 
    May 26, 2024  
Graduate Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Art Education, M.Ed.

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The Master of Education in art education is a 36-hour program leading to T-5 certification. Applicants must hold T-4 certification in art. The program combines 27 hours of studio art, art history, and art education with nine hours of professional education courses.

In addition to meeting the admission requirements for the other M.Ed. programs, applicants must submit a portfolio of art to the Department of Art. The portfolio should consist of 15 to 20 pieces representative of the student’s best work. Although actual work will be considered, good quality slides properly labeled with title, size, media, and date of execution are preferred. A positive evaluation of the portfolio must be given before the prospective student is given regular admission status. A thesis or creative research project is required for the Master of Education in Art Education.

T-5 Certification in Art (K-12) Requirement


All coursework must be completed prior to the student writing a creative research proposal (ART 6150 ) and beginning a thesis or creative research project (ART 6184  and ART 6199 ).

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate Assistantships and Graduate Research Assistantships are available on a competitive basis to qualified graduate students.

In accordance with the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) guidelines, students will have access to appropriate art studios for a minimum of three clock hours per credit hour of class per week.

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