University of Kentucky

College of Fine Arts

Art Education

Address:

MS 601, 800 Rose Street

University of Kentucky

Lexington, IN 40546

United States

Phone:

1-859-257-7264

Fax:

1-859-323-1913

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MA in art education is pursued under Plan A or Plan B. Candidates for Plan A complete thesis preparation demonstrating substantial research or theoretical inquiry in art education, a finished thesis, an oral and written examination, and 30 credit hours to be divided as follows: 12–15 graduate credit hours in art education, 9–12 graduate credit hours in art history or art studio, and 6–9 graduate credit hours in electives. Under Plan B, candidates complete 36 credit hours, at least 24 of which should be taken in the department of art and are to be divided as follows: 12–15 graduate credit hours in art education, 9–12 graduate credit hours in art history or art studio, and 6–9 graduate credit hours in Individual Program Support. The remaining 12 graduate credit hours are related electives. During the final semester, students must complete an independent, scholarly project. A final comprehensive examination is required in both Plan A and Plan B.

Accreditation:

National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30-36

In State Tuition (per year): 10772 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 22838 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999