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 Associate Dean 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