The MA in Art Education Program is designed to be completed in four semesters / 15 months (Summer I, Fall I, Spring I, Summer II) and must be completed within 27 months (2 years and 3 months). Candidates are required to complete 9 courses totaling 30 credit hours, and must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

Transfer Credit Policy
Entering graduate students can transfer up to 3 credits of advanced, post-undergraduate level studio or technical-based electives from an accredited institution. 
 
All transfer credits are evaluated and approved by the Director of Graduate Studies and the appropriate Graduate Program Manager. All transfer credits must be a B level or higher. Coursework from Moore’s BFA program, Post-Baccalaureate program, and Continuing Education program are not eligible for transfer.
 
Transfer credits are not accepted after a student matriculates. Please read the MA in Art Education information about Non-Matriculating Students.

Entering With Art Certification


1st Year   




Summer I (9 credits earned during 6 weeks in July and August)
AEGR605 Curriculum Development in Art Education3.0
AEGR600 Contemporary Issues in Art Education3.0
AEGR625Studio Intensives: Independent Study in the Studio3.0

Fall I (15 Weeks)
AEGR617OLTechnology for Special Populations3.0
AEGR618OLResearch Methodology  3.0

Spring I (15 weeks)
AEGR620OLAssessment Strategies3.0
AEGR630BLIndependent Field Research for Thesis 3.0

TOTAL     21.0



2nd Year




Summer II (9 credits earned during 6 weeks in July and August)
AEGR635Legal Perspectives in Special Education3.0
AHGR610Visual Culture and Contemporary Aesthetics3.0
AEGR700Thesis3.0

 TOTAL FOR DEGREE:30.0


CONCURRENT CURRICULUM
MA with CERTIFICATION IN ART EDUCATION  with an EMPHASIS IN SPECIAL POPULATIONS

 The Concurrent Program is designed to be completed in seven semesters / 27 months (2 years and 3 months). Candidates must complete 19 courses totaling 58.5 credit hours and must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA


1st Year




Summer I (6 weeks in July and August)
AEGR600Contemporary Issues in Art Education3.0
AEGR625Studio Intensives: Independent Studios3.0

Total6.0

Fall I (15 weeks)
AEGR617OLTechnology for Special Populations3.0
ED321Art Methods and Curriculum Development3.0
ED202Engaging Students in Community Arts3.0
ED316ELL Through Art Education3.0

Total12.0

Spring I (15 weeks)
ED313Impact of Behavioral Sciences3.0
ED322Art Methodology and Curriculum3.0
ED326Lab Experience and Practicum1.5
ED327Special Populations3.0

TOTAL    10.5



2nd Year




Summer II: (6 weeks in July and August)
AEGR605Curriculum Development in Art Education3.0
AEGR635Legal Perspectives in Special Education3.0

Total6.0

Fall II: (15 Weeks)
AEGR618OLResearch Methodology 3.0
ED501Student Teaching9.0
ED501SStudent Teaching Seminar0.0

Total12.0

Spring II: (15 Weeks)
AEGR620OLAssessment Strategies 3.0
AEGR630BLIndependent Field Research for Thesis 3.0

TOTAL    6.0

Summer III: (6 weeks in July and August)
AHGR610Visual Culture and Contemporary Aesthetics3.0
AEGR700Thesis3.0

Total6.0

 TOTAL FOR DEGREE:58.5


Art Education Post-Baccalaureate = 28.5 credit hours
Art Education Graduate = 30.0 credits