Marywood University

College of Creative Arts and Management

Art Education

Address:

2300 Adams Avenue

Scranton, PA 18509

United States

Phone:

1-570-340-6002

Fax:

1-570-961-4759

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Certification, Pennsylvania Department of Education Art, Instructional Certification (K-12), M.A. Art Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MA program in Art Education is intended for graduates of schools and departments of art/art education who are certified to teach art. The program is designed to enrich the scope of their professional work and to extend their academic status. Marywood also provides the student with the opportunity to obtain Pennsylvania Instructional Certification (K-12) through the MA in Art Education or Post Baccalaureate study.

CORE COURSES

12 semester hours

*Research Theory

*Multidisciplinary Foundations of Education

*Aesthetics        

*History elective

CONCENTRATION IN ART EDUCATION

9 semester hours

In the concentration, the student must take a minimum of nine credits of graduate Art Education courses.

*Current Trends in Art Education

*Professional Practice Skills in Art Education

*Seminar

*Education Elective

ART ELECTIVES

15 semester hours

The student must take at least 15 credits in graduate studio courses.

PROFESSIONAL CONTRIBUTION (NO CREDIT)

Students are required to select one of the culminating experiences at a designated time prior to graduation. It may be a research paper or creative project.

Accreditation:

National Association of Schools of Art and Design* National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education* Middle States Commission on Higher Education* Pennsylvania Department of Education

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 750.00 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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