The Master of Arts degree in Art, Community Arts Option provides individuals interested in community arts education with professional development for the teaching of art in multiple settings. Audiences for the Community Arts Option include artists, community workers, education text authors, museum educators, arts center educators, elementary teachers, special needs teachers, and other professionals.
This option does not lead to licensure. Professionals may choose to complete their masters over two years by taking courses online during the fall and spring semesters, and art history courses online and studio art courses on campus for two summers or take courses as their other professional commitments allow.
Benefits of this online program include the following:
Degree: Master of Arts
Completion time: 31 hours
Accreditation: National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD), National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)