Do you see yourself teaching in a school, museum or community organization? The Art Education department will have you explore art through hands-on experiences. Our experienced faculty foster a contagious curiosity that encourages the desire to reach all students. At the same time, you will develop the skills to fearlessly do the work that needs to be done to enrich the lives of your future students.
4 + 1 ART EDUCATION PROGRAM
Obtain your BFA + MA in Art Education with an Emphasis in Special Populations and get a $10,000 fellowship towards your master’s degree.
OPPORTUNITIES OFFERED WITH THIS MAJOR
- A rare opportunity: Dedicated studio space for seniors
- An emphasis in working with special populations
- Teaching experiences in Moore’s Young Artists Workshop, local schools, museums and community arts settings
"Art education is impactful on both recidivism rates and on the self-esteem of adjudicated and at-risk youth, and is a vital way to connect them to a positive culture and positive creative outlet while they are still young.”